Enderby Family History

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Enderby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Leicestershire and Lincolnshire, so named from the Old Norse personal name Eindri{dh}i (see Enderson) + Old Norse býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’.

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

Similar surnames: Ellerby, Engelby, Holderby, Nerby, Denby, Newby, Kennerly, Enger

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Enderby Family Origin

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Enderby Family Occupations

What did your Enderby ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Enderby. The most common Enderby occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 11% of Enderby's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Enderby family was Annuitant.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Tailor

  • Annuitant


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

Enderby Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Enderby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Enderby 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 526 immigration records available for the last name Enderby. 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 636 military records available for the last name Enderby. For the veterans among your Enderby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Enderby Life Expectancy

What is the average Enderby lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Enderby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Enderby in 1950 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Enderby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Enderby 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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