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