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Burkitt Family Origin

Where is the Burkitt family from?

Burkitt Family Occupations

What did your Burkitt ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Burkitt family was Dressmaker. Farmer, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burkitt. The most common Burkitt occupation in the UK was Farmer. 14% of Burkitt's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Dressmaker

    2%

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

Burkitt Historical Records

What Burkitt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Burkitt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burkitt census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Burkitt

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Burkitt. 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 Burkitt. For the veterans among your Burkitt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burkitt Life Expectancy

What is the average Burkitt lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Burkitt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Burkitt in 1957 was 69, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burkitt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burkitt 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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