Birden Family History

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Birden Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of English Burden.

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

Similar surnames: Virden, Burden, Bires, Jorden, Risden, Biron, Barten, Breden, Linden

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Birden Family Origin

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Birden Family Occupations

What did your Birden ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Labourer Pub Con and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Birden. 10% of Birden men worked as a Labourer Pub Con and 71% of Birden women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Birden were Civil Servant clerical (ministry Of Labour) and Domestic Cated Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Labourer Pub Con
  • Bricklayers Labourer
  • Catcher At Sheet Works
  • Civil Servant clerical (ministry Of Labour)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Household Duties
  • Clerk Typist Ministrey Of Labour
  • Domestic Cated Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Birden Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Birden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Birden 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 148 immigration records available for the last name Birden. 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 324 military records available for the last name Birden. For the veterans among your Birden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Birden Life Expectancy

What is the average Birden lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Birden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Birden in 1960 was 74, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Birden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Birden 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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