Burgess in the US

  1. #400 Harmon
  2. #401 Padilla
  3. #402 Brady
  4. #403 Curry
  5. #404 Burgess
  6. #405 Reese
  7. #406 Gill
  8. #407 Walton
  9. #408 Goodwin
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Meaning & Origins

English and Scottish: status name from Middle English burge(i)s, Old French burgeis ‘inhabitant and (usually) freeman of a (fortified) town’ (see Burke), especially one with municipal rights and duties. Burgesses generally had tenure of land or buildings from a landlord by burgage. In medieval England burgage involved the payment of a fixed money rent (as opposed to payment in kind); in Scotland it involved payment in service, guarding the town. The -eis ending is from Latin -ensis (modern English -ese as in Portuguese). Compare Burger.
404th in the U.S.

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Tens of Thousands
of people in the U.S have this name
101,549
to be exact
South Carolina
has the most people named Burgess per capita

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