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Brunton Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: habitational name from Brunton in Fife, or either of two places in Northumberland so named, from Old English burna ‘stream’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Brunton Family Origin

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Brunton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Miner

    4%

In 1880, the most common Brunton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Brunton's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brunton. A less common occupation for the Brunton family was Miner.

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Brunton Historical Records

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Brunton Life Expectancy

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