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Burnside Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: topographic name for someone living beside a burn or stream, or a habitational name from one of the many places so named.

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


Similar surnames: Burns, Byrnside, Bunde, Burridge, Garside, Burnsed, Furse, Briscoe

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Burnside Family Origin

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Burnside Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Labourer

    12%
  • School

    6%
  • Servant

    6%

In 1881, the most common Burnside occupation in Canada was Farmer. 39% of Burnside's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burnside. A less common occupation for the Burnside family was Servant.

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Burnside Historical Records

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Burnside Life Expectancy

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