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Burleigh Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Burley 1.

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


Similar surnames: Burley, Bleigh, Burlin, Burrough, Wadleigh, Reigh, Furnish, Buley

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Burleigh Family Origin

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Burleigh Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    44%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

In 1881, the most common Burleigh occupation in Canada was Going To School. 44% of Burleigh's were Going To Schools. Going To School, Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burleigh. A less common occupation for the Burleigh family was Blacksmith.

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Burleigh Historical Records

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Burleigh Life Expectancy

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