Pirnie Family History

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Pirnie Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Pirnie in the Borders or from Pairney (recorded in the 17th century as Pirney, Pirnie) near Auchterarder in Perthshire. The place names are related to Welsh pren ‘tree’.

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


Similar surnames: Perrie, Carnie, Virnig, Pine, Milne, Birnie, Ririe, Horne, Pirie

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Pirnie Family Origin

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Pirnie Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Bank Clerk

    13%
  • Contractor And Stone Man

    13%
  • Farming

    13%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pirnie family was Farming. The most common Pirnie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Pirnie's were Farmers. Farmer, Bank Clerk and Contractor And Stone Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pirnie.

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Pirnie Historical Records

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Pirnie Life Expectancy

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