Birchem Family History

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Birchem Name Meaning

Variant of English Bircham, habitational name from a place so called in Devon.

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

Similar surnames: Berchem, Bircher, Burcham, Fincham, Parchem, Bingham, Barham, Kirchen

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Birchem Family Origin

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Birchem Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Birchem occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Birchem's were Farmers.

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Birchem Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 515 census records available for the last name Birchem. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Birchem 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 19 immigration records available for the last name Birchem. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 36 military records available for the last name Birchem. For the veterans among your Birchem ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Birchem Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Birchem life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Birchem in 1960 was 34, and 51 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Birchem

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