Droby Family History

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Droby Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Doby, Roby, Drobny, Proby, Darby, Troy, Drury, Drab, Dalby, Roy

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Droby Family Origin

Where is the Droby family from?

Droby Family Occupations

What did your Droby ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Droby occupation in the USA was Hair Dresser. 100% of Droby's were Hair Dressers.

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  • Hair Dresser


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Droby ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Droby Historical Records

What Droby family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 117 census records available for the last name Droby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Droby 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 25 immigration records available for the last name Droby. 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 14 military records available for the last name Droby. For the veterans among your Droby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Droby Life Expectancy

What is the average Droby lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2000, in the United States, Droby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Droby in 1966 was 71, and 73 in 2000.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Droby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Droby 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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