Burland Family History

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Burland Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Cheshire and East Yorkshire named Burland. The first is named with Old English (ge)bur ‘peasant’ + land ‘land’; the second from Old English b¯re ‘byre’, ‘cow shed’ + land.

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


Similar surnames: Borland, Berland, Norland, Harland, Garland, Buckland, Ueland, Bland

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Burland Family Origin

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Burland Family Occupations

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

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  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Iron Moulder

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    3%

In 1881, the most common Burland occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Burland's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Burland family was Annuitant. Coal Miner, Iron Moulder and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burland.

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Burland Historical Records

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Burland Life Expectancy

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