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Yearby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Yearby in Cleveland (formerly in North Yorkshire), which Ekwall derives from Old Scandinavian Efribýr ‘upper village or homestead’.

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


Similar surnames: Carby, Darby, Early, Yerby, Nerby, Geary, Sparby, Heaphy, Kirby

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Yearby Family Origin

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Yearby Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    50%
  • Labourer

    33%
  • Licensed Victualler

    17%

In 1881, the most common Yearby occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 50% of Yearby's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Yearby. A less common occupation for the Yearby family was Licensed Victualler.

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Yearby Historical Records

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Yearby Life Expectancy

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