Delbridge Family History

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Delbridge Name Meaning

English: topographic or metonymic occupational name, a variant of Bridge, with fused Anglo-Norman French article and preposition del (‘of the’). Partly Americanized form of German Delbrück, a habitational name from any of several places named Dellbrücke, in Schleswig-Holstein, near Paderborn, and near Cologne. The place name denotes a boarded crossing through swampy terrain.

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

Similar surnames: Bridge, Cambridge, Corbridge, Walbridge, Partridge, Ashbridge

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Delbridge Family Origin

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Delbridge Family Occupations

What did your Delbridge ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farmer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Delbridge. 3% of Delbridge men worked as a Farmer and 56% of Delbridge women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Delbridge were Farmer Retired and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farmer
  • Builders Foreman
  • Carpenter
  • Farmer Retired

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Unpaid Domestic Dutie
  • Domestic Duties

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

Delbridge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Delbridge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Delbridge 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Delbridge. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Delbridge. For the veterans among your Delbridge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Delbridge Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Delbridge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Delbridge in 1949 was 34, and 75 in 2004.

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