Burnell Family History

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Burnell Name Meaning

English: from a metathesized diminutive of Middle English brun ‘brown’ (see Brown).

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

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Burnell Family Origin

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Burnell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burnell. A less common occupation for the Burnell family was Blacksmith. The most common Burnell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Burnell's were Farmers.

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Burnell Historical Records

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Burnell Life Expectancy

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