Burby Family History

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Burby Name Meaning

English: perhaps a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place. Perhaps a variant of Barby.

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

Similar surnames: Bury, Burgy, Busby, Cumby, Furby, Curby, Burry, Bixby, Buley, Burke

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Burby Family Origin

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Burby Family Occupations

What did your Burby ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bank Clerk and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Burby. 3% of Burby men worked as a Bank Clerk and 53% of Burby women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Burby were Bricklayer and Domestic Servant (cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bank Clerk
  • Bank Officer Colonial foreign
  • Boring Machinist
  • Bricklayer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Cleaner At Commercial School
  • Domestic Servant (cook

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

Burby Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Burby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burby 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 729 immigration records available for the last name Burby. 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 619 military records available for the last name Burby. For the veterans among your Burby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burby Life Expectancy

What is the average Burby lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Burby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Burby in 1950 was 50, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burby 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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