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Weatherby Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from a place in West Yorkshire named Wetherby, from Old Norse veðr ‘wether (sheep)’ + býr ‘farmstead’.

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


Similar surnames: Weatherly, Heatherly, Weathers, Sutherby, Leatherbury, Matherly

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Weatherby Family Origin

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Weatherby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Raler

    9%
  • Farmer'S Son

    6%
  • School

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Weatherby family was School. Farmer, Raler and Farmer'S Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weatherby. The most common Weatherby occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Weatherby's were Farmers.

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Weatherby Historical Records

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Weatherby Life Expectancy

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