Burak Family History

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Burak Name Meaning

Ukrainian, Belorussian, Polish, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from Slavic burak ‘beet’. Polish: nickname from bury ‘dark brownish gray’, probably denoting hair or eye color. Czech: nickname for someone with dark hair, dark eyes, or a swarthy complexion, from Old Czech burý ‘dark’.

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


Similar surnames: Buras, Barak, Turk, Rusak, Turek, Bujak, Bugaj, Burack, Borak, Burek

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Burak Family Origin

Where is the Burak family from?

Burak Family Occupations

What did your Burak ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bookkeeper and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Burak. 20% of Burak men worked as a Bookkeeper and 60% of Burak women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Burak were Traveller photographic Trade and Household Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bookkeeper
    20%
  • Chemists Porter
    20%
  • Slater
    20%
  • Traveller photographic Trade
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    60%
  • Hand Button Sugar
    20%
  • Household Duties
    20%

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

Burak Historical Records

What Burak family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Burak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burak 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Burak. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Burak. For the veterans among your Burak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burak Life Expectancy

What is the average Burak lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Burak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Burak in 1954 was 42, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burak

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burak 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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