Buri Name Meaning

Swiss German: from an Alemannic pet form of the personal name Burkhard (see Burkhart). Eastern German: variant of Buresch (see Buresh).

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


Similar surnames: Burk, Burri, Burgi, Burg, Burki, Bur, Burt, Muri, Bury, Bern

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Buri Family Origin

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Buri Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Retail Grocer

    22%
  • Barber

    11%
  • Carpenter

    11%

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In 1880, Laborer, Retail Grocer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buri. The most common Buri occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Buri's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Buri family was Carpenter.

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Buri Historical Records

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Buri Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Buri life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Buri in 1963 was 83, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buri

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