Eby Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swiss German Äbi, Äby, Aby, Aebi, or Ebi, from a pet form of Eberhardt.

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


Similar surnames: Ely, Aebi, Ey, Ebey, Zerby, Ebbs, Fey, Elo, Enz, Doby

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Eby Family Origin

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Eby Family Occupations

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  • Wheelwright

    50%
  • Bricklarger Labour

    25%
  • Carpenter

    25%

In 1881, Wheelwright and Bricklarger Labour were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Eby. A less common occupation for the Eby family was Carpenter. The most common Eby occupation in the UK was Wheelwright. 50% of Eby's were Wheelwrights.

Source: Census data for Eby | Data not to scale

Eby Historical Records

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Eby Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Eby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Eby in 1945 was 67, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eby

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