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  • Ada Marian Burns (1906 - 1966)
    Birth registered under father's real name.
  • Annie Hanna Burns (1831 - 1906)
    Biography Annie Hanna Burns was born in December 1831 in Mississippi, United States of America. Her parents were John Pharris and Mahala Pharris . She was a Housewife. Annie married Sgt. (CSA), Tho...
  • Archibald Burns (1860 - 1940)
  • Arthur Frank Burns (1904 - 1987)
    Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Jul 1 2016, 1:18:29 UTC Arthur Frank Burns (August 27, 1904 – June 26, 1987) was an American economist. His career alternated between academia and g...
  • Barbara Comstock, U.S. Congress
    Barbara Jean Burns Comstock (born June 30, 1959) is an American politician who is currently a Republican member of the U.S. Congress from Virginia's 10th District. From 2010 to 2014, she was a member...

About the Burns surname

Burns Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: topographic name for someone who lived by a stream or streams, from the Middle English nominative plural or genitive singular of burn (see Bourne).

Scottish: variant of Burnhouse, habitational name from a place named with burn ‘stream’ + house ‘house’.

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Broin (see Byrne).

Jewish (American): Americanized and shortened form of Bernstein.

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