Norbury Family History

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Norbury Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Cheshire, Derbyshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire, and Surrey, so called from Old English norð ‘north’ + burh ‘fortress’, ‘fortified town’.

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


Similar surnames: Marbury, Woodbury, Bury, Asbury, Homburg, Tilbury, Colburn, Danbury

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Norbury Family Origin

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Norbury Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    6%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Coal Miner

    2%
  • Housekeeper

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Norbury. A less common occupation for the Norbury family was Housekeeper. The most common Norbury occupation in the UK was Farmer. 6% of Norbury's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Norbury | Data not to scale

Norbury Historical Records

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Norbury Life Expectancy

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