Asbury Family History

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Asbury Name Meaning

habitational name from Astbury in Cheshire, named from Old English east ‘east’ + byrig, dative of burh ‘manor’, ‘fortified place’. from either of two places, in Oxfordshire and Devon, named Ashbury, from Old English æsc ‘ash tree’ + byrig.

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

Similar surnames: Astbury, Albury, Alsbury, Bury, Marbury, Banbury, Hanbury, Amesbury

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Asbury Family Origin

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Asbury Family Occupations

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In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Asbury. 46% of Asbury men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Journalier
  • Tudiant

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Asbury Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 35,000 census records available for the last name Asbury. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Asbury census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Asbury. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 8,000 military records available for the last name Asbury. For the veterans among your Asbury ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Asbury Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Asbury life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Asbury in 1943 was 65, and 70 in 2004.

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