Buroker Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Buroker Name Meaning

German: probably an occupational name for a wig maker, from an agent noun based on Perücke ‘wig’, a loanword from Italian parucca. If this is right, the surname is a late formation, the vocabulary word first being attested in German in the 17th century.

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


Similar surnames: Burger, Roker, Barker, Bueker, Burrier, Burgner, Booker, Burrer

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Buroker Family Origin

Where is the Buroker family from?

Buroker Family Occupations

What did your Buroker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Buroker family was Preaching. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buroker. The most common Buroker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Buroker's were Farmers.

View Census data for Buroker | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    54%
  • Farming

    23%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Preaching

    8%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Buroker Historical Records

What Buroker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Buroker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buroker census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Buroker

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Buroker. 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.

View all Buroker immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Buroker. For the veterans among your Buroker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Buroker military records

You've only scratched the surface of Buroker family history.

Buroker Life Expectancy

What is the average Buroker lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Buroker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Buroker in 1962 was 80, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buroker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buroker 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.

Famous Buroker Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Look up another name