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Burgess Surname History
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- Burgess family history
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- Burgess last name meaning & etymology
- Burgess spelling & pronunciation
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Burgess Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Burgess may be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Burgess may be difficult to determine depending on whether the name came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Burgess Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Burgess come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these craft-based surnames may be a profession in another language. Because of this it is important to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Burgess originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Burgess Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Burgess were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Burgess. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Burgess family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Burgess transform in their spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and eras over generations.
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Burgess Family Tree
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- Jamaine R. Burgess
- Ellen (Neighbour) Burgess
- Ellen Jane Burgess
- Florence Bertha (Burgess) Thorup 1912 - 1997
- George Henry Burgess 1878 - 1964
- Helen Louise Burgess born 1905
- Moses Burgess 1909 - 1989
- Mary E Burgess 1911 - 1989
- Mildred E Burgess 1911 - 1993
- Thomas Burgess 1893 - 1964