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Burroughs Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Burrows.

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


Similar surnames: Burrough, Boroughs, Burrous, Burrowes, Burrus, Burros, Burruss

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Burroughs Family Origin

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Burroughs Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Charwoman

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Burroughs family was Charwoman. The most common Burroughs occupation in the UK was Farmer. 6% of Burroughs's were Farmers. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burroughs.

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Burroughs Life Expectancy

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