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Burnap Name Meaning

English: unexplained. The spelling Burnap is associated chiefly with Kent, while other forms (Burnop, Burnup, etc.) occur predominantly in Northumberland and Durham.

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


Similar surnames: Burnam, Burham, Durnal, Burman, Burgan, Bunce, Bunte, Burnard, Belnap

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Burnap Family Origin

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Burnap Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Burnap family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burnap. The most common Burnap occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Burnap's were Farmers.

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Burnap Historical Records

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Burnap Life Expectancy

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