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Burnette Name Meaning

descriptive nickname from Old French burnete ‘brown’ (see Burnett). possibly also a reduced form of Buronet, from a diminutive of Old French buron ‘hut’, ‘shack’.

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


Similar surnames: Burnett, Barrett, Durette, Barnette, Surette, Burdett, Frenette

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Burnette Family Origin

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Burnette Family Occupations

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  • Bookkeeper

    33%
  • French Teacher (Profess)

    33%
  • Iron Moulder

    33%

In 1881, Bookkeeper and French Teacher (Profess) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Burnette. A less common occupation for the Burnette family was Iron Moulder. The most common Burnette occupation in the UK was Bookkeeper. 33% of Burnette's were Bookkeepers.

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Burnette Historical Records

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Burnette Life Expectancy

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