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Burhop Name Meaning

North German: topographic name from Middle Low German bur ‘farmer’, ‘peasant’ + hop, ‘pile’, or, as a suffix in place names, ‘gathering’, ‘assembly’. The term hop is a common element in place names of the northwestern coastal area of Germany, for example Hope, Hoopen, Hoople.

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


Similar surnames: Buche, Burich, Burton, Burgo, Burham, Buron, Burry, Bishop, Burdo

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Burhop Family Origin

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Burhop Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Cabinet Maker

    10%
  • School Teacher

    10%

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In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burhop. The most common Burhop occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Burhop's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Burhop family was School Teacher.

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Burhop Historical Records

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Burhop Life Expectancy

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