Thornburg Family History

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Thornburg Name Meaning

Variant of English Thornberry or Swedish Thornberg.

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

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Thornburg Family Origin

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Thornburg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Thornburg family was Farming. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thornburg. The most common Thornburg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Thornburg's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Thornburg | Data not to scale

Thornburg Historical Records

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Thornburg Life Expectancy

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