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Burkel Name Meaning

German (also Bürkel): from a pet form of one of the various personal names beginning with the element Burg- or Burk-, for example Burkhard (see Burkhart).

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


Similar surnames: Burkey, Buckel, Birkel, Buren, Borke, Berkes, Burke, Kunkel, Bartel

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Burkel Family Origin

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Burkel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Saloon Keeper

    11%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Burkel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Burkel's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burkel. A less common occupation for the Burkel family was Carpenter.

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Burkel Historical Records

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Burkel Life Expectancy

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