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Rayburn Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Raeburn, a place in the Scottish Borders named from northern Middle English ray ‘roebuck’ + burn ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Laybourn, Redburn, Raybon, Bradburn, Raybuck, Fairburn, Camburn

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Rayburn Family Origin

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Rayburn Family Occupations

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  • Bonnet Dresser

    33%
  • Embroidery Stamper

    33%
  • Labourer

    33%

In 1881, Bonnet Dresser and Embroidery Stamper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rayburn. The most common Rayburn occupation in the UK was Bonnet Dresser. 33% of Rayburn's were Bonnet Dressers. A less common occupation for the Rayburn family was Labourer.

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Rayburn Historical Records

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Rayburn Life Expectancy

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