Clasby Family History

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Clasby Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and Irish: apparently a habitational name from an English or Scottish place named with Old Norse býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’, possibly Cleasby or one of the three places in Lincolnshire named Claxby, named with the Old Norse personal name Klakkr (see Clack).

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


Similar surnames: Cleasby, Crosby, Cosby, Carby, Lusby, Canby, Nasby, Ormsby, Clare

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Clasby Family Origin

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Clasby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Day Laborer

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Clasby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Clasby's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Clasby family was Day Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clasby.

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Clasby Historical Records

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Clasby Life Expectancy

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