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Burridge Name Meaning

habitational name from any of three places in Devon named Burridge, from Old English burh ‘fort’ (see Burke) + hrycg ‘ridge’. from the Middle English personal name Burrich, Old English Burgric, composed of the elements burh, burg ‘fortress’, ‘stronghold’ + ric ‘power’.

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


Similar surnames: Surridge, Herridge, Bridge, Gutridge, Burritt, Guttridge, Burbridge

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Burridge Family Origin

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Burridge Family Occupations

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  • Clerk

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Servant

    17%
  • Shoemaker

    17%

In 1881, Clerk, Farmer and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burridge. The most common Burridge occupation in Canada was Clerk. 17% of Burridge's were Clerks. A less common occupation for the Burridge family was Shoemaker.

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