Slingsby Family History

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Slingsby Name Meaning

English: from a place so named in North Yorkshire, named with the Old Norse personal name Slengr + býr ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Wisby, Rigby, Longway, Lindsey, Rigsby, Lingen, Lisby, Stensby

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Slingsby Family Origin

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Slingsby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Joiner

    3%
  • Agr Lab

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Slingsby family was Agr Lab. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Slingsby. The most common Slingsby occupation in the UK was Farmer. 6% of Slingsby's were Farmers.

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Slingsby Historical Records

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Slingsby Life Expectancy

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