Dewberry Family History

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Dewberry Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Dewberry Hill in Radcliffe on Trent, Nottinghamshire, which is of uncertain origin. Probably an Americanized spelling of French Dubarry, a topographic name from Anglo-Norman French barri ‘rampart’; later it denoted a suburb outside the walls of a medieval city (see Barry).

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


Similar surnames: Newberry, Deberry, Berry, Dewbre, Mayberry, Rowberry, Dewey, Sadberry

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Dewberry Family Origin

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Dewberry Family Occupations

What did your Dewberry ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Dewberry. 6% of Dewberry men worked as a General Labourer and 59% of Dewberry women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dewberry were Incapacitated and Assist To Above Heavy W

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    6%
  • Gardener
    3%
  • Farmworker
    2%
  • Incapacitated
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    59%
  • Domestic Duties
    2%
  • machine O For C W S Ltd Mcr
    1%
  • Assist To Above Heavy W
    1%

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

Dewberry Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Dewberry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dewberry 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 436 immigration records available for the last name Dewberry. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Dewberry. For the veterans among your Dewberry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dewberry Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Dewberry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Dewberry in 1945 was 23, and 72 in 2004.

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