Burman records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Burman family tree. A vast range of data is available to search ranging from census records, births, deaths and marriages, military records and immigration records to name but a few. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.

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Origins and History


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Burman Family History

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Burman Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Burman family tree.

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ukDid you know that there are currently 3038 people with the Burman surname in the USA? Burman is ranked number 156 for popularity in the USA.

Miscellaneous Burman Databases

Look at the Ellis Island Database for information on the Burman family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Burman

Wikipedia William Francis Burman (August 30, 1897 - October 23, 1974) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
Wikipedia Lucille Burman Flato (September 21, 1922 - January 7, 2004) was a writer, American Communist Party member and union activist.
Wikipedia Daniel Burman (born 29 August, 1973, Buenos Aires, Argentina) is a film director, screenplay writer, and producer.
Wikipedia Tony Burman (born 13 June 1948) is the managing director of Al Jazeera English, based in Doha, Qatar.
Wikipedia Sandip Burman is a tabla player from Durgapur, West Bengal, India.
Wikipedia Karl Burman sen.
Wikipedia John Burman was a first class cricketer who played one match for Yorkshire County Cricket Club, scoring a duck and a vital 1* against Cambridgeshire at Queens Park Wisbech in 1867.
Wikipedia George Robert Burman (born December 1, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois) is a former American football offensive lineman in the National Football League for the Chicago Bears, the Los Angeles Rams, and the Washington Redskins.
Wikipedia Johannes Burman (26 April 1707 Amsterdam - 20 February 1780), was a Dutch botanist and physician.
Wikipedia Nicolaas Laurens Burman (1734?1793) was a Dutch botanist.