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Barbour Family History

Barbour Name Meaning
Scottish and northern Irish: occupational name from Old French barbeor ‘barber’. Compare the English form Barber.

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

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89,638 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
16,417 Military Records
13,483 Immigration Records
66,617 Census and Voter Lists
201,879 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Barbour Families

  • Number of Barbour families
     66 - 130
     23 - 65
     1 - 22
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Barbour families
     43 - 83
     15 - 42
     1 - 14
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Barbour families
     254 - 506
     85 - 253
     1 - 84
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Barbour census records

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Barbour Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Barbour families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Barbour Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Barbour families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Barbour

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Barbour Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Barbour census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Barbour ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Barbour Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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