Upright Family History

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Upright Name Meaning

English: nickname for an honorable man, from Middle English upri(g)ht ‘erect’.

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


Similar surnames: Wright, Speight, Bright, Straight, Knight, Sprigg, Light, Hight

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Upright Family Origin

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Upright Family Occupations

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  • Baker Unemployed

    9%
  • Boiler Maker

    9%
  • Boiler Maker Smith

    9%
  • Honiton Lace Manuctr

    9%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Upright family was Honiton Lace Manuctr. The most common Upright occupation in the UK was Baker Unemployed. 9% of Upright's were Baker Unemployeds. Baker Unemployed, Boiler Maker and Boiler Maker Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Upright.

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Upright Historical Records

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Upright Life Expectancy

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