Burggraf Family History

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Burggraf Name Meaning

German: occupational or status name for the highest ranking judge of a castle and its adjacent territory or the governor of a town, from Middle High German burc ‘castle’ + grave ‘highest (territorial) judge’, such a person being appointed by the king.

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


Similar surnames: Burgman, Burger, Markgraf, Landgraf, Burrer, Bertram, Burman

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Burggraf Family Origin

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Burggraf Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Painter

    22%
  • Cigar Manf.

    11%
  • Grape Grower

    11%

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In 1880, farmer, Painter and Cigar Manf. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burggraf. A less common occupation for the Burggraf family was Grape Grower. The most common Burggraf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Burggraf's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Burggraf | Data not to scale

Burggraf Historical Records

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Burggraf Life Expectancy

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