Burnum Family History

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Burnum Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Burnham.

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


Similar surnames: Burnam, Barnum, Bunce, Buynak, Burum, Bynum, Byrn, Brue, Burich

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Burnum Family Origin

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Burnum Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Farming

    19%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burnum. A less common occupation for the Burnum family was Laborer. The most common Burnum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Burnum's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Burnum | Data not to scale

Burnum Historical Records

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Burnum Life Expectancy

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