Tarby Name Meaning

English (Sussex and Essex): unexplained; perhaps a variant of Irish Tarpey.

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


Similar surnames: Tarpy, Darby, Tarry, Camby, Corby, Barry, Harty, Starry, Irby, Gamby

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Tarby Family Origin

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Tarby Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    50%
  • Milkman

    50%

In 1881, Blacksmith and Milkman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tarby. The most common Tarby occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 50% of Tarby's were Blacksmiths.

Source: Census data for Tarby | Data not to scale

Tarby Historical Records

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Tarby Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, Tarby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Tarby in 1958 was 48, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tarby

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