Alsbury Family History

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Alsbury Name Meaning

English: evidently a habitational name, perhaps from Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire, which is named from an unattested Old English personal name Ægel + Old English byrig, dative case of burh ‘fort’.

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

Similar surnames: Asbury, Malsbury, Albury, Amesbury, Banbury, Salisbury, Astbury

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Alsbury Family Origin

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Alsbury Family Occupations

What did your Alsbury ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Alsbury family was Brickyard Laborer. The most common Alsbury occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 29% of Alsbury's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Annuitant and Baker (Journeyman) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alsbury.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Annuitant

  • Baker (Journeyman)

  • Brickyard Laborer


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

Alsbury Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Alsbury. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alsbury 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 195 immigration records available for the last name Alsbury. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 583 military records available for the last name Alsbury. For the veterans among your Alsbury ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alsbury Life Expectancy

What is the average Alsbury lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Alsbury life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Alsbury in 1959 was 36, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Alsbury

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Alsbury 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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