Burkette Family History

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Burkette Name Meaning

Frenchified spelling of English Burkett.

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


Similar surnames: Burkitt, Burchette, Burkett, Burdette, Birkett, Baskette, Burket

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Burkette Family Origin

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Burkette Family Occupations

What did your Burkette ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Burkette family was Laborer. The most common Burkette occupation in the USA was Dry Goods Dealer. 33% of Burkette's were Dry Goods Dealers. Dry Goods Dealer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Burkette.

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  • Dry Goods Dealer

    33%
  • Farming

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Burkette ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Burkette Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Burkette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burkette 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Burkette. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Burkette. For the veterans among your Burkette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burkette Life Expectancy

What is the average Burkette lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2002, in the United States, Burkette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Burkette in 1946 was 73, and 76 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burkette

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burkette ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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