Tanbury Family History

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Tanbury Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Hanbury, Banbury, Danbury, Stanbury, Tanguay, Asbury, Tilbury

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Tanbury Family Origin

Where is the Tanbury family from?

Tanbury Family Occupations

What did your Tanbury ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Driver Mechanic and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Tanbury. 50% of Tanbury men worked as a Driver Mechanic and 50% of Tanbury women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tanbury were Electrical Engineer and Shop Assistant (grocery)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Driver Mechanic
  • Electrical Engineer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Retired
  • Shop Assistant (grocery)

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Tanbury Historical Records

What Tanbury family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 21 census records available for the last name Tanbury. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tanbury census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Tanbury

Passenger List

There are 6 immigration records available for the last name Tanbury. 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 2 military records available for the last name Tanbury. For the veterans among your Tanbury ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tanbury Life Expectancy

What is the average Tanbury lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tanbury 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tanbury

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