Mcburnett Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Mcburnett Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic formation (with Gaelic mac ‘son’), apparently from the Anglo-Norman surname Burnett ‘little brown-haired one’. More probably, it may be an altered form of McBurney.

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


Similar surnames: Mcburney, Bernett, Mccune, Corbett, Carnett, Mcbrien, Brett, Durrett

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Mcburnett Family Origin

Where is the Mcburnett family from?

Mcburnett Family Occupations

What did your Mcburnett ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mcburnett. 12% of Mcburnett men worked as a Laborer and 19% of Mcburnett women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcburnett were Salesman and Homemaking

View Census data for Mcburnett | Data not to scale

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    12%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • Truck Driver
    8%
  • Salesman
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    19%
  • Clerk
    5%
  • Farmer
    5%
  • Homemaking
    5%

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

Mcburnett Historical Records

What Mcburnett family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mcburnett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcburnett census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Mcburnett

Passenger List

There are 78 immigration records available for the last name Mcburnett. 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.

View all Mcburnett immigration records

Draft Card

There are 645 military records available for the last name Mcburnett. For the veterans among your Mcburnett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Mcburnett military records

You've only scratched the surface of Mcburnett family history.

Mcburnett Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcburnett lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Mcburnett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Mcburnett in 1940 was 33, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcburnett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcburnett 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.

Famous Mcburnett Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED