Burkitt Family History & Genealogy

Find Burkitt records

Find birth, death, marriage, military, and other Burkitt records at Ancestry.com.

Search for Burkitt records

Latest Burkitt photos

These photos were uploaded by members of the Burkitt community on AncientFaces.

Burkitt Surname History

The family history of the Burkitt last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to this genealogy of the Burkitt:

  • Burkitt family history
  • Burkitt country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
  • Burkitt last name meaning & etymology
  • Burkitt spelling & pronunciation
  • genealogy and family tree

Edit this page

Burkitt Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

No one has submitted information on Burkitt country of origin, nationality, or ethnicity. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about the Burkitt country of origin. The following is speculative information about Burkitt. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

The nationality of Burkitt can be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Burkitt may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname originated organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

Burkitt Meaning & Etymology

No one has submitted information on Burkitt meaning and etymology. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about the meaning of Burkitt. The following is speculative information about Burkitt. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

The meaning of Burkitt come may come from a trade, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these profession-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Burkitt originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and other related texts. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".

Burkitt Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

No one has added information on Burkitt spellings or pronunciations. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about alternate spellings of Burkitt. The following is speculative information about Burkitt. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

Last names like Burkitt change in how they're written as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over the years. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Burkitt were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Burkitt. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Burkitt surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.

Last names similar to Burkitt

Burkitts Burkittt Burkivitch Burkivska Burkizer Burkiztowicz Burkjames Burkjerry Burkjesse Burkjftard Burkjimmy Burkjohn Burkjohnny Burkjr Burkkadrt Burkkard Burkkardt Burkkart Burkkenneth Burkkhart

Burkitt Family Tree

Find Burkitt records

Find birth, death, marriage, military, and other Burkitt records at Ancestry.com.

Search for Burkitt records

Here are a few of the Burkitt genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Burkitts

Famous People named Burkitt

No has submitted any famous Burkitts yet. Click here to add your own.