Burgman Family History

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Burgman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Burgmann, from Middle High German burc ‘fortified town’, ‘castle’ + man ‘man’, ‘vassal’, a status name for a vassal of the lord of a castle, or a chatelain, or an occupational or status name for a town justice.

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


Similar surnames: Burman, Borgmann, Buxman, Bergman, Berman, Bultman, Buckman, Barkman

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Burgman Family Origin

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Burgman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Farming

    3%
  • Merchant

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burgman. A less common occupation for the Burgman family was Merchant. The most common Burgman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Burgman's were Farmers.

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Burgman Historical Records

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Burgman Life Expectancy

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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