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Fairbanks Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Fair Banks in Derbyshire or any of various other minor places so called.

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


Similar surnames: Fairbank, Frank, Fairman, Farnes, Fairall, Fairburn, Firkins

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Fairbanks Family Origin

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Fairbanks Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Brickmaker

    4%

In 1881, the most common Fairbanks occupation in the UK was Farmer. 10% of Fairbanks's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fairbanks. A less common occupation for the Fairbanks family was Brickmaker.

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