Burrowes Family History

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Burrowes Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Burrows.

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


Similar surnames: Burrous, Burros, Burrow, Burress, Burroughs, Burrough, Burriss

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Burrowes Family Origin

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Burrowes Family Occupations

What did your Burrowes ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Burrowes. 3% of Burrowes men worked as a General Labourer and 47% of Burrowes women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Burrowes were Bank Clerk and Assemblerwireless Var

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    3%
  • Stone Sawyer Heavy Worker
    3%
  • Accountant
    2%
  • Bank Clerk
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    47%
  • Private Means
    6%
  • room Attendant
    2%
  • Assemblerwireless Var
    2%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Burrowes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Burrowes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burrowes 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Burrowes. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Burrowes. For the veterans among your Burrowes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burrowes Life Expectancy

What is the average Burrowes lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Burrowes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Burrowes in 1953 was 75, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burrowes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burrowes 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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