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Hepburn Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: habitational name from Hebron, or Hebburn in County Durham, so named from Old English heah ‘high’ + byrgen ‘burial mound’, ‘tumulus’.

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


Similar surnames: Redburn, Hearn, Newborn, Ashburn, Newburn, Cliburn, Winburn, Colburn

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Hepburn Family Origin

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Hepburn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • School Teacher

    7%
  • Going To School

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hepburn family was Labourer. Farmer, School Teacher and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hepburn. The most common Hepburn occupation in Canada was Farmer. 52% of Hepburn's were Farmers.

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Hepburn Life Expectancy

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