Burchard Family History

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Burchard Name Meaning

English: from the Old English personal name Burgheard (see Burkett). Dutch and German: variant of Burkhardt.

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


Similar surnames: Birchard, Burckhard, Burcham, Burkart, Bernhard, Burchardt, Borchard

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Burchard Family Origin

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Burchard Family Occupations

What did your Burchard ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Art Dealer In Old Chinese Art German Jew Refugee and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Burchard. 17% of Burchard men worked as an Art Dealer In Old Chinese Art German Jew Refugee and 34% of Burchard women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Burchard were Despatch Salesman In Metal and Domestic Service

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Art Dealer In Old Chinese Art German Jew Refugee
    17%
  • Author
    17%
  • Boot shoe Repairer
    17%
  • Despatch Salesman In Metal
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    34%
  • Catering (hot Plate Hand)
    12%
  • Domestic Servant
    12%
  • Domestic Service
    12%

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

Burchard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Burchard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burchard 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Burchard. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Burchard. For the veterans among your Burchard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burchard Life Expectancy

What is the average Burchard lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Burchard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Burchard in 1947 was 65, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burchard

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