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Appleby Name Meaning

Northern English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, and Cumbria, named from Old English æppel ‘apple’ or Old Norse epli + Old Norse býr ‘farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Umpleby, Apley, Apple, Appleton, Ansley, Ripley, Ashley, Paley

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Appleby Family Origin

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Appleby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Labourer

    14%
  • School

    8%
  • Son

    5%

In 1881, the most common Appleby occupation in Canada was Farmer. 30% of Appleby's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Appleby. A less common occupation for the Appleby family was Son.

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Appleby Life Expectancy

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