Burpee Family History

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Burpee Name Meaning

Probably French in origin: unexplained. Compare Burpo.

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


Similar surnames: Burpo, Burden, Barzee, Burse, Burel, Barbee, Duryee, Burrer, Burke

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Burpee Family Origin

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Burpee Family Occupations

What did your Burpee ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Burpee family was Bookkeeper. The most common Burpee occupation in Canada was Farmer. 47% of Burpee's were Farmers. Farmer, Merchant and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burpee.

View Census data for Burpee | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    47%
  • Merchant

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Bookkeeper

    3%

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

Burpee Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Burpee Life Expectancy

What is the average Burpee lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Burpee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Burpee in 1954 was 48, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burpee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burpee 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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