Byrn Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Irish Byrne.

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


Similar surnames: Born, Corn, Byrns, Burg, Byrne, Byrd, Carn, Boyan, Yun, Wyre

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Byrn Family Origin

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Byrn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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

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Byrn Historical Records

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Byrn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Byrn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Byrn in 1962 was 78, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Byrn

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