Burningham Family History

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Burningham Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Most probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Burlingham, Stringham, Billingham, Winningham, Bridgham, Ringham

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Burningham Family Origin

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Burningham Family Occupations

What did your Burningham ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Burningham occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 5% of Burningham's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Burningham family was Draper. Blacksmith, Carpenter and Coachman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burningham.

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  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Coachman

    5%
  • Draper

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Burningham ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Burningham Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Burningham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burningham census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Burningham

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Burningham. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Burningham. For the veterans among your Burningham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burningham Life Expectancy

What is the average Burningham lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Burningham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Burningham in 1946 was 39, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burningham

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burningham ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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