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Birnie Family Origin

Where is the Birnie family from?

Birnie Family Occupations

What did your Birnie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Birnie occupation in the USA was Machinist. 14% of Birnie's were Machinists. A less common occupation for the Birnie family was Brass Moulder. Machinist, Farmer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Birnie.

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  • Machinist

    14%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • At Home

    5%
  • Brass Moulder

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Birnie ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Birnie Historical Records

What Birnie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Birnie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Birnie census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Birnie

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Birnie. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Birnie. For the veterans among your Birnie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Birnie Life Expectancy

What is the average Birnie lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Birnie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Birnie in 1945 was 56, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Birnie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Birnie ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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