Redburn Family History

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Redburn Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Redbourn in Hertfordshire or Redbourne in Humberside (formerly Lincolnshire), named with Old English hreod ‘reeds’ + burna ‘stream’.

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

Similar surnames: Bradburn, Hepburn, Newborn, Winburn, Cliburn, Colburn, Redfern

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Redburn Family Origin

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Redburn Family Occupations

What did your Redburn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Redburn family was At Home. The most common Redburn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Redburn's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Redburn.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • At Home


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Redburn ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Redburn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Redburn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Redburn census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 507 immigration records available for the last name Redburn. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 817 military records available for the last name Redburn. For the veterans among your Redburn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Redburn Life Expectancy

What is the average Redburn lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Redburn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Redburn in 1945 was 24, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Redburn ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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