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Newberry Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the many places called Newbury, named with the Old English elements neowe ‘new’ + burh ‘fortress’, ‘fortified town’ (see Berry 1 and Bury).

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


Similar surnames: Berry, Rowberry, Dewberry, Newey, Newby, Newborn, Yarberry, Mayberry

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Newberry Family Origin

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Newberry Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Labourer

    14%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Photographer

    9%

In 1881, the most common Newberry occupation in Canada was Farmer. 18% of Newberry's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Newberry. A less common occupation for the Newberry family was Photographer.

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Newberry Life Expectancy

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