Scoby Name Meaning

Northern Irish variant of Scottish Scobie.

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


Similar surnames: Scobey, Corby, Scott, Story, Coey, Looby, Scobee, Jacoby, Colby, Cory

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Scoby Family Origin

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Scoby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Agr Labourer

    10%
  • Annuitant

    10%
  • Captain In Her Majesties Vol Forces & Owner Of 200 Acres (3 Labs & 1 B

    10%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Scoby family was Captain In Her Majesties Vol Forces & Owner Of 200 Acres (3 Labs & 1 B. The most common Scoby occupation in the UK was Farmer. 30% of Scoby's were Farmers. Farmer, Agr Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scoby.

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Scoby Historical Records

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Scoby Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Scoby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Scoby in 1963 was 76, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Scoby

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