Burnett Family History

Meaning of surname: Burnett

Burnett is an English surname. It is derived from a nickname from the Old French burnete, brunette, which is a diminutive of brun meaning "brown", "dark brown". Another proposed origin of the name is from burnete, a high quality wool cloth originally dyed to a dark brown colour.[1][2]

We found 1,951,374 Genealogy and Family History Records for Burnett in our Newspaper Archive.

Details for Burnett surname:

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19,328 Pictures of Obituaries
5,717 Government Documents
55 Historical Books
23,380 Social Security Death Records

Burnett Surname

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