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Burnside Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: topographic name for someone living beside a burn or stream, or a habitational name from one of the many places so named.

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

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Burnside Family Origin

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Burnside Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Burnside family was Farm Laborer. The most common Burnside occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Burnside's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burnside.

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Burnside Historical Records

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Burnside Life Expectancy

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