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Burkins Name Meaning

English: variant of Birkin, Burkin, a habitational name from the parish of Birkin in West Yorkshire, so named with Old English bircen ‘birch grove’, a derivative of birce (see Birch).

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


Similar surnames: Burling, Burns, Burden, Burlin, Firkins, Burdin, Berzins, Lukins

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Burkins Family Origin

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Burkins Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Farmer

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Burkins occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 17% of Burkins's were Farm Laborers. Farm Laborer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burkins. A less common occupation for the Burkins family was Farmer.

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Burkins Life Expectancy

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