Burnell Family History

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Burnell Name Meaning

English: from a metathesized diminutive of Middle English brun ‘brown’ (see Brown).

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


Similar surnames: Burrell, Brunell, Burnett, Carnell, Bursell, Burwell, Bunnell

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Burnell Family Origin

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Burnell Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burnell. The most common Burnell occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Burnell's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Burnell family was Labourer.

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Burnell Historical Records

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Burnell Life Expectancy

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Famous Burnell Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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