Byrge Family History

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Byrge Name Meaning

Altered spelling of English or German Burge.

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


Similar surnames: Burge, Berge, Bergey, Buege, Brue, Borne, Barge, Burdge, Birge, Bigge

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Byrge Family Origin

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Byrge Family Occupations

What did your Byrge ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Byrge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Byrge's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Byrge family was Laborer. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Byrge.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Farming

    38%
  • Laborer

    25%

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

Byrge Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Byrge Life Expectancy

What is the average Byrge lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Byrge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Byrge in 1955 was 44, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Byrge

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Byrge 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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