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Bynne Family History

Bynne Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Wynne, Byrne, Bonne, Benne, Bynoe, Rynne, Lynne, Bunde, Bence, Senne

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Where is the Bynne family from?

You can see how Bynne families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bynne family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Bynne families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 7 Bynne families living in Massachusetts. This was about 47% of all the recorded Bynne's in USA. Massachusetts had the highest population of Bynne families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bynne surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bynne ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Clerk was the top reported job for people in the USA named Bynne. 50% of Bynne women worked as a Clerk. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Clerk
    50%
  • Typist
    50%
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Census Records

There are 321 census records available for the last name Bynne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bynne census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 159 immigration records available for the last name Bynne. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 164 military records available for the last name Bynne. For the veterans among your Bynne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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