Bures Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Bureš): from a pet form of Burian.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Bares, Bores, Buresh, Duris, Burns, Bires, Buren, Turek, Burgi, Burda

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Bures Family Origin

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Bures Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Black Smith

    9%
  • Book & Stationery

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Bures occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Bures's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bures family was Book & Stationery. Farmer, Laborer and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bures.

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Bures Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Bures life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Bures in 1945 was 31, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bures

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