Burby Family History

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Burby Name Meaning

English: perhaps a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place. Perhaps a variant of Barby.

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


Similar surnames: Bury, Burgy, Busby, Cumby, Furby, Curby, Burry, Bixby, Buley, Burke

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Burby Family Origin

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Burby Family Occupations

What did your Burby ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Burby occupation in Canada was Shoemaker. 100% of Burby's were Shoemakers.

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  • Shoemaker

    100%

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Burby Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Burby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burby 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Burby. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Burby. For the veterans among your Burby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burby Life Expectancy

What is the average Burby lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Burby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Burby in 1950 was 50, and 58 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burby ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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