Kirkbride Family History

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Kirkbride Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: habitational name from a place in Cumbria near Carlisle, so named from having a church (see Kirk) dedicated to St. Bride or Brigid (cf. Kilbride).

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

Similar surnames: Kilbride, Kirkland, Kirkwood, Ironside, Burbridge, Kirk, Corbridge

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Kirkbride Family Origin

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Kirkbride Family Occupations

What did your Kirkbride ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kirkbride. 3% of Kirkbride men worked as a General Labourer and 53% of Kirkbride women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kirkbride were Farmer and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Coal Hewer
  • Colliery Hewer
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Housewife
  • Domestic Servant

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

Kirkbride Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Kirkbride. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kirkbride 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Kirkbride. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Kirkbride. For the veterans among your Kirkbride ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kirkbride Life Expectancy

What is the average Kirkbride lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Kirkbride life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Kirkbride in 1940 was 46, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kirkbride

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