Bourn Name Meaning

English: variant of Bourne.

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


Similar surnames: Born, Burn, Bourne, Bourns, Borne, Bouch, Bound, Boden, Osbourn

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Bourn Family Origin

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Bourn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Scholar

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1881, the most common Bourn occupation in Canada was Farmer. 43% of Bourn's were Farmers. Farmer, Scholar and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bourn. A less common occupation for the Bourn family was Carpenter.

Source: Census data for Bourn | Data not to scale

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Bourn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Bourn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Bourn in 1944 was 23, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bourn

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