Burgin Family History

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Burgin Name Meaning

English: regional name for someone from Burgundy, Old French Bourgogne (see Burgoyne). Swiss German (Bürgin): from a pet form of the personal name Burkhard (see Burkhart).

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

Similar surnames: Burgi, Burlin, Bardin, Buri, Burg, Burki, Budin, Turin, Bergin

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Burgin Family Origin

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Burgin Family Occupations

What did your Burgin ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Machinist were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Burgin. 18% of Burgin men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Burgin women worked as a Machinist. Some less common occupations for Americans named Burgin were Clayfeur and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Pattern Maker
  • Clayfeur

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Machinist
  • Operator

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Burgin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 48,000 census records available for the last name Burgin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burgin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Burgin. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 5,000 military records available for the last name Burgin. For the veterans among your Burgin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burgin Life Expectancy

What is the average Burgin lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Burgin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Burgin in 1945 was 40, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burgin

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