Haxby Family History

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Haxby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Haxby in Lincolnshire, named from the Old Scandinavian personal name Hákr + Old English eg or Old Norse ey ‘island’, ‘dry ground in marsh’.

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


Similar surnames: Saxby, Hamby, Hubby, Harty, Maxey, Hay, Carby, Hambly, Nasby, Canby

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Haxby Family Origin

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Haxby Family Occupations

What did your Haxby ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Joiner and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Haxby. 4% of Haxby men worked as a Joiner and 59% of Haxby women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Haxby were Grocer provision Dealer and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Joiner
    4%
  • Farm Labourer
    2%
  • General Labourer
    2%
  • Grocer provision Dealer
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    59%
  • Domestic Duties
    3%
  • Housewife
    2%
  • Incapacitated
    2%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Haxby Historical Records

What Haxby family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Haxby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haxby 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 281 immigration records available for the last name Haxby. 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 457 military records available for the last name Haxby. For the veterans among your Haxby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Haxby Life Expectancy

What is the average Haxby lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Haxby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Haxby in 1966 was 76, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haxby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Haxby 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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