Burtness Family History
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Burtness Name Meaning
Americanized form of Norwegian Bortnes, a habitational name from a farmstead so named, from Old Norse birki ‘birch’ + nes ‘headland’, ‘promontory’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Barsness, Urness, Furness, Garness, Otness, Burney, Barnes, Harkness