Disbrow Family History

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Disbrow Name Meaning

English: variant of Disborough, a habitational name from places in Buckinghamshire and Northamptonshire called Desborough. The first is named from Old English dwostle ‘pennyroyal’ + beorg ‘hill’; the second from the Old English personal name Deor + burh ‘fortress’, ‘stronghold’.

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


Similar surnames: Bilbro, Dubrow, Brow, Damrow, Ostrow, Denbow, Dombrow, Darrow, Dassow

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Disbrow Family Origin

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Disbrow Family Occupations

What did your Disbrow ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Disbrow family was Not Given. The most common Disbrow occupation in Canada was Clerk. 33% of Disbrow's were Clerks. Clerk and F were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Disbrow.

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  • Clerk

    33%
  • F

    33%
  • Not Given

    33%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Disbrow ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Disbrow Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Disbrow Life Expectancy

What is the average Disbrow lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Disbrow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Disbrow in 1952 was 48, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Disbrow 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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