Burek Family History

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Burek Name Meaning

Polish: nickname from a derivative of bury ‘auburn(-haired)’.

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

Similar surnames: Burak, Borek, Turek, Kurek, Zurek, Bucek, Bury, Bilek, Yurek, Buser

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Burek Family Origin

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Burek Family Occupations

What did your Burek ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Pianoforte Finisher and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Burek. 50% of Burek men worked as a Pianoforte Finisher

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Pianoforte Finisher
  • Salesman (textile)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Burek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Burek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burek 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 895 immigration records available for the last name Burek. 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 937 military records available for the last name Burek. For the veterans among your Burek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burek Life Expectancy

What is the average Burek lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Burek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Burek in 1954 was 42, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burek

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