Husby Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads so named, especially in central Norway (see Huseby).

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


Similar surnames: Huseby, Hubby, Busby, Lusby, Thursby, Huso, Lisby, Hussey, Hemby

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Husby Family Origin

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Husby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Laborer Saw Mill

    8%
  • Sea Captan

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Laborer Saw Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Husby. The most common Husby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Husby's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Husby family was Sea Captan.

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Husby Historical Records

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Husby Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, Husby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Husby in 1960 was 51, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Husby

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