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Where is the Burris family from?
You can see how Burris families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Burris family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Burris families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 41 Burris families living in Nova Scotia. This was about 45% of all the recorded Burris's in Canada. Nova Scotia had the highest population of Burris families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Burris surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Burris. 54% of Burris men worked as a Farmer and 67% of Burris women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Burris were Doctor and Decorator.