Bjur Family History

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Bjur Name Meaning

Swedish: from bjur ‘beaver’, probably a shortened form of any of several place names formed with this element.

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


Similar surnames: Bear, Bur, Bjorn, Baum, Bohr, Kaur, Thur, Buer, Bury, Baun

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Bjur Family Origin

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Bjur Family Occupations

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Bjur Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Bjur Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Bjur life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bjur in 1962 was 69, and 75 in 2003.

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