Burnet Family History

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Burnet Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Burnett. French: variant spelling of Burnette.

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


Similar surnames: Barnet, Burnett, Burnes, Berney, Birney, Burel, Burnette, Bennet

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Burnet Family Origin

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Burnet Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    5%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Coal Miner

    2%

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

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Burnet Historical Records

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Burnet Life Expectancy

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