Burkland Family History

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Burkland Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of one of the common Scandinavian compounds of bjørk ‘birch’ (Old Norse birki) + land ‘land’ (see, for example, Birkeland).

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


Similar surnames: Birkeland, Buckland, Burland, Burklund, Kirkland, Berland, Markland

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Burkland Family Origin

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Burkland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Coal Miner

    9%
  • Farm Labor

    9%
  • House Keeping

    9%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Burkland family was House Keeping. Farmer, Coal Miner and Farm Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burkland. The most common Burkland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Burkland's were Farmers.

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Burkland Life Expectancy

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