Burruss Family History

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Burruss Name Meaning

English: unexplained; perhaps a variant of Burrows. Compare Burris.

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

Similar surnames: Burrus, Burress, Burriss, Burros, Burris, Burrous, Burrowes, Burrow

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Burruss Family Origin

Where is the Burruss family from?

Burruss Family Occupations

What did your Burruss ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cook Baker C S Tria Discharge Book No 977154 was the top reported job for people in the UK named Burruss. 50% of Burruss men worked as a Cook Baker C S Tria Discharge Book No 977154

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cook Baker C S Tria Discharge Book No 977154
  • Electric Fram Driver L P T

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

Burruss Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Burruss. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burruss 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 298 immigration records available for the last name Burruss. 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 Burruss. For the veterans among your Burruss ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burruss Life Expectancy

What is the average Burruss lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Burruss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Burruss in 1955 was 66, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burruss

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burruss 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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