Burst Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German burst ‘bristle’, hence a nickname either for someone with spiky, unkempt hair or for a brush maker.

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


Similar surnames: Borst, Wurst, Burt, Durst, Hurst, Furst, Buren, Gust, Boerst, Lust

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Burst Family Origin

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Burst Family Occupations

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  • Agr Lab

    8%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Farm Labourer

    8%
  • Grocer & Baker

    8%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Burst family was Grocer & Baker. Agr Lab, Agricultural Labourer and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burst. The most common Burst occupation in the UK was Agr Lab. 8% of Burst's were Agr Labs.

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Burst Historical Records

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Burst Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Burst life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Burst in 1948 was 24, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burst

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