Burrowes Family History

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Burrowes Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Burrows.

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


Similar surnames: Burrous, Burros, Burrow, Burress, Burroughs, Burrough, Burriss

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Burrowes Family Origin

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Burrowes Family Occupations

What did your Burrowes ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Going To School, Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burrowes. The most common Burrowes occupation in Canada was Going To School. 40% of Burrowes's were Going To Schools. A less common occupation for the Burrowes family was Inspector Of Schools.

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  • Going To School

    40%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Inspector Of Schools

    10%

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

Burrowes Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Burrowes Life Expectancy

What is the average Burrowes lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Burrowes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Burrowes in 1953 was 75, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burrowes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burrowes 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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