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Burroughs Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Burrows.

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


Similar surnames: Burrough, Boroughs, Burrous, Burrowes, Burrus, Burros, Burruss

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Burroughs Family Origin

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Burroughs Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Clerk

    11%
  • Advocate

    7%

In 1881, the most common Burroughs occupation in Canada was Farmer. 18% of Burroughs's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burroughs. A less common occupation for the Burroughs family was Advocate.

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Burroughs Life Expectancy

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