Burrough Family History

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Burrough Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Burrow.

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


Similar surnames: Burroughs, Bough, Burrowes, Burrous, Furlough, Burrage, Brough

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Burrough Family Origin

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Burrough Family Occupations

What did your Burrough ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Burrough occupation in the UK was Farmer. 15% of Burrough's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Burrough family was Gardener. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burrough.

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Farm Labourer

    2%
  • Gardener

    2%

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

Burrough Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Burrough. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burrough 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 Burrough

Passenger List

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

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Burrough Life Expectancy

What is the average Burrough lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Burrough life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Burrough in 1953 was 45, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burrough

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burrough 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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