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Embury Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Emborough in Somerset, named from Old English emn ‘flat topped’ + beorg ‘hill’, ‘mound’, or possibly from Hembury in Devon.

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


Similar surnames: Asbury, Bury, Albury, Hepburn, Hemby, Jury, Merry, Burry, Duxbury

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Embury Family Origin

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Embury Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Carpenter

    15%
  • School

    8%
  • Going To School

    6%

In 1881, Farmer, Carpenter and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Embury. The most common Embury occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Embury's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Embury family was Going To School.

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Embury Historical Records

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Embury Life Expectancy

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