Burn Name Meaning

English: variant of Bourne.

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


Similar surnames: Bourn, Burns, Born, Burne, Burd, Hurn, Bunn, Burt, Bury, Burk

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Burn Family Origin

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Burn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Cultivateur

    8%
  • Labour

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1881, Farmer, Cultivateur and Labour were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burn. The most common Burn occupation in Canada was Farmer. 16% of Burn's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Burn family was Laborer.

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Burn Historical Records

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Burn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Burn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Burn in 1958 was 49, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burn

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