Burkeen Family History

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Burkeen Name Meaning

American pet form of Irish Burke, not found as a surname in Ireland. Possibly an altered spelling of the Swiss family name Bürgin (see Burgin).

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


Similar surnames: Burkey, Burkett, Burgin, Berkey, Burkley, Burke, Burkman, Burkle

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Burkeen Family Origin

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Burkeen Family Occupations

What did your Burkeen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Burkeen family was Works In Shop. The most common Burkeen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Burkeen's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burkeen.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Farming

    29%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Works In Shop

    14%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Burkeen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Burkeen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Burkeen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burkeen 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Burkeen. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Burkeen. For the veterans among your Burkeen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burkeen Life Expectancy

What is the average Burkeen lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Burkeen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Burkeen in 1960 was 36, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burkeen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burkeen ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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