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Burnison Name Meaning

English: probably a patronymic from Old Norse Bjarni (see Burney 2).

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


Similar surnames: Burgeson, Hardison, Burson, Benson, Burlison, Borreson, Burleson

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Burnison Family Origin

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Burnison Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Keeps House

    4%

In 1880, the most common Burnison occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Burnison's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burnison. A less common occupation for the Burnison family was Keeps House.

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Burnison Life Expectancy

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