Hemby Name Meaning

English: most probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, presumably named with Old Norse býr ‘farmstead’ and an unexplained first element.

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


Similar surnames: Hamby, Cumby, Shelby, Denby, Demby, Selby, Beeby, Welby, Mumby, Hobby

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Hemby Family Origin

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Hemby Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    50%
  • Coal Miner

    50%

In 1881, the most common Hemby occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 50% of Hemby's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Coal Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hemby.

Source: Census data for Hemby | Data not to scale

Hemby Historical Records

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Hemby Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Hemby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Hemby in 1951 was 36, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hemby

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