Norby Family History

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Norby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Norby in Thirsk, North Yorkshire. Swedish (Norrby): habitational name from a farmstead named with norr ‘north’ + by ‘farm’, or an ornamental name formed with the same elements.

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

Similar surnames: Nordby, Corby, Morby, Hornby, Carby, Nerby, Sorby, Colby, Nord, Newby

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Norby Family Origin

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Norby Family Occupations

What did your Norby ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Norby. 82% of Norby women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Machinist

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

Norby Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Norby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Norby 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Norby. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Norby. For the veterans among your Norby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Norby Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Norby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Norby in 1957 was 22, and 82 in 2004.

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