Burleson Family History

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Burleson Name Meaning

English: perhaps a patronymic (meaning ‘son of the butler’) from Burl.

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


Similar surnames: Burgeson, Burnison, Burson, Burlison, Bulson, Berenson, Huddleson

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Burleson Family Origin

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Burleson Family Occupations

What did your Burleson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Burleson family was Stove Grate Grinder (Ironmgr Others Iron). The most common Burleson occupation in the UK was Inn Keeper & Undertaker. 33% of Burleson's were Inn Keeper & Undertakers. Inn Keeper & Undertaker and Monthly Nurse were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Burleson.

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  • Inn Keeper & Undertaker

    33%
  • Monthly Nurse

    33%
  • Stove Grate Grinder (Ironmgr Others Iron)

    33%

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

Burleson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Burleson Life Expectancy

What is the average Burleson lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Burleson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Burleson in 1945 was 29, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burleson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burleson 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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