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Burleigh Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Burley 1.

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


Similar surnames: Burley, Bleigh, Burlin, Burrough, Wadleigh, Reigh, Furnish, Buley

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Burleigh Family Origin

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Burleigh Family Occupations

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  • Dressmaker

    4%
  • Farm Labourer

    4%
  • Naval Pensioner

    4%
  • Annuitant

    3%

In 1881, the most common Burleigh occupation in the UK was Dressmaker. 4% of Burleigh's were Dressmakers. A less common occupation for the Burleigh family was Annuitant. Dressmaker, Farm Labourer and Naval Pensioner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burleigh.

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Burleigh Historical Records

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Burleigh Life Expectancy

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