Burnworth Family History

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Burnworth Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from Burnworthy in Devon, which is named with the Old English personal name Beorna + Old English worð or worðig ‘enclosure’; the interchange between worth and worthy is common in Middle English names in the southwest. The surname has died out in the British Isles.

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


Similar surnames: Bosworth, Cudworth, Farnworth, Worth, Unsworth, Bedsworth, Brinkworth

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Burnworth Family Origin

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Burnworth Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Grocery Keeper

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Burnworth family was Grocery Keeper. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burnworth. The most common Burnworth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Burnworth's were Farmers.

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Burnworth Life Expectancy

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