Burres Family History

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Burres Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Börries or Borres, short forms of the personal name Liborius, the name of the patron saint of Paderborn.

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


Similar surnames: Berres, Burress, Bores, Borries, Buresh, Buren, Burke, Burrier

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Burres Family Origin

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Burres Family Occupations

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  • Caretaker (Off)

    20%
  • House Keeper

    20%
  • Labourer

    20%
  • Labourer In Iron Work

    20%

In 1881, the most common Burres occupation in the UK was Caretaker (Off). 20% of Burres's were Caretaker (Off)s. A less common occupation for the Burres family was Labourer In Iron Work. Caretaker (Off), House Keeper and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burres.

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Burres Life Expectancy

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