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Westbury Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named Westbury, for example in Buckinghamshire, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Shropshire, Somerset, and Wiltshire, from Old English west ‘west’ + byrig, dative case of burh ‘fortress’, ‘fortified town’.

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


Similar surnames: Westby, Astbury, Woodbury, Alsbury, Amesbury, Asbury, Eastburn

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Westbury Family Origin

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Westbury Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Baker

    3%
  • Clerk

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Westbury occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Westbury's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Westbury family was Clerk. Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Westbury.

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Westbury Historical Records

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Westbury Life Expectancy

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