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Burress Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Burrows. Compare Burriss. Probably also an Americanized spelling of German Börries (see Burres).

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


Similar surnames: Burriss, Burres, Burruss, Burrus, Burris, Burros, Burrous, Curless

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Burress Family Origin

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Burress Family Occupations

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  • Farm Labourer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Burress occupation in Canada was Farm Labourer. 100% of Burress's were Farm Labourers.

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Burress Life Expectancy

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