Burnet Family History

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Burnet Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Burnett. French: variant spelling of Burnette.

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


Similar surnames: Barnet, Burnett, Burnes, Berney, Birney, Burel, Burnette, Bennet

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Burnet Family Origin

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Burnet Family Occupations

What did your Burnet ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, S and Minister were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burnet. A less common occupation for the Burnet family was Servant. The most common Burnet occupation in Canada was Farmer. 45% of Burnet's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • S

    6%
  • Minister

    4%
  • Servant

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Burnet ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Burnet Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Burnet ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Burnet Life Expectancy

What is the average Burnet lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, Burnet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Burnet in 1962 was 75, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burnet ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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