Bures Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Bureš): from a pet form of Burian.

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


Similar surnames: Bares, Bores, Buresh, Duris, Burns, Bires, Buren, Turek, Burgi, Burda

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Bures Family Origin

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Bures Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    50%
  • Printers Wman

    50%

In 1881, the most common Bures occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 50% of Bures's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer and Printers Wman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bures.

Source: Census data for Bures | Data not to scale

Bures Historical Records

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Bures Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Bures life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Bures in 1945 was 31, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bures

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