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Laybourn Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Leyburn in North Yorkshire, so named from an uncertain first element (possibly Old English hleg ‘shelter’) + Old English burna ‘stream’. Leybourne in Kent, which is named from an Old English personal name Lytta + burna, may also have contributed to the surname to some extent, although it is a predominantly northern name.

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


Similar surnames: Alborn, Lamborn, Layton, Rayburn, Harbour, Latour, Raybould, Sabourin

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Laybourn Family Origin

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Laybourn Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    10%
  • File Cutter

    10%
  • File Cutter (Maker)

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%

In 1881, the most common Laybourn occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 10% of Laybourn's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, File Cutter and File Cutter (Maker) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laybourn. A less common occupation for the Laybourn family was Labourer.

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Laybourn Historical Records

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Laybourn Life Expectancy

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