Dahlby Family History

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Dahlby Name Meaning

Norwegian and Danish: from a Norwegian farm name or Danish place name, both derived from Old Norse dalr ‘valley’ + býr ‘farmstead’.

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


Similar surnames: Dalby, Dahl, Darby, Dahlem, Dahler, Dahlen, Carby, Canby, Milby

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Dahlby Family Origin

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Dahlby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Painter

    14%
  • Retired Farmer

    14%

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In 1880, the most common Dahlby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Dahlby's were Farmers. Farmer and Painter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dahlby. A less common occupation for the Dahlby family was Retired Farmer.

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Dahlby Historical Records

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Dahlby Life Expectancy

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