Gadbury Family History

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Gadbury Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Cadborough, alias Gateborough, in Rye, Sussex, probably so named from Old English gat ‘goat’ + beorg ‘hill’.

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

Similar surnames: Hanbury, Bradbury, Sudbury, Marbury, Asbury, Danbury, Banbury

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Gadbury Family Origin

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Gadbury Family Occupations

What did your Gadbury ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Gadbury occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 14% of Gadbury's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Garden Lab and Ag Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gadbury. A less common occupation for the Gadbury family was Booking Office Keeper (N Grov).

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Garden Lab

  • Ag Labourer

  • Booking Office Keeper (N Grov)


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

Gadbury Historical Records

What Gadbury family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Gadbury. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gadbury 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 138 immigration records available for the last name Gadbury. 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 362 military records available for the last name Gadbury. For the veterans among your Gadbury ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gadbury Life Expectancy

What is the average Gadbury lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Gadbury life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Gadbury in 1960 was 57, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gadbury

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gadbury 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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