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Pyburn Family History

Pyburn Surname Meaning

English (Durham): apparently from some lost or as yet unidentified place in Lincolnshire or Durham.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Rayburn, Hepburn, Bury, Cobern, Burns, Wilburn, Hilburn, Alborn

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Where is the Pyburn family from?

You can see how Pyburn families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pyburn family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Pyburn families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 46 Pyburn families living in Durham. This was about 53% of all the recorded Pyburn's in United Kingdom. Durham had the highest population of Pyburn families in 1891.
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What did your Pyburn ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Coppersmith and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Pyburn. 100% of Pyburn men worked as a Coppersmith and 82% of Pyburn women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1939

  • Coppersmith
    100%

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    82%
  • At Home
    10%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duti
    10%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Pyburn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pyburn census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 477 immigration records available for the last name Pyburn. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Pyburn. For the veterans among your Pyburn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Pyburn lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Pyburn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Pyburn in 1947 was 31, and 88 in 2004.

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