Barby Name Meaning

Dutch: respelling of French Barbé (see Barbey). This spelling is found in areas of German settlement in North America.

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

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Barby Family Origin

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Barby Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    17%
  • Blacking Maker

    4%
  • Blacksmith Master Employing 1 Man & 1 Apprentice

    4%
  • Boiler Maker

    4%

In 1881, the most common Barby occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 17% of Barby's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Barby family was Boiler Maker. Agricultural Labourer, Blacking Maker and Blacksmith Master Employing 1 Man & 1 Apprentice were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barby.

Source: Census data for Barby | Data not to scale

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Barby Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2003, Barby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Barby in 1949 was 73, and 74 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Barby

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