Burnam Family History

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Burnam Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of the habitational name Burnham.

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


Similar surnames: Burnham, Burham, Burcham, Burney, Boram, Burnap, Burnum, Bream, Burns

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Burnam Family Origin

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Burnam Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayer

    33%
  • Charwoman

    33%
  • Printers Machinist

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Burnam family was Printers Machinist. The most common Burnam occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 33% of Burnam's were Bricklayers. Bricklayer and Charwoman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Burnam.

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Burnam Historical Records

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Burnam Life Expectancy

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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