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Barsness Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead so named in the county of Sogn og Fjordane, possibly from a compound of the Old Norse personal name Baldrekr + nes ‘point’, ‘headland’.

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

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Barsness Family Origin

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Barsness Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    86%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Butcher

    7%

In 1880, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Barsness. The most common Barsness occupation in the USA was Farmer. 86% of Barsness's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Barsness family was Butcher.

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