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Kerby Family History

Kerby Name Meaning
English: variant spelling of Kirby.

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

259,556 Historical Documents with Kerby on Ancestry.com
52,751 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
6,278 Military Records
6,071 Immigration Records
53,878 Census and Voter Lists
140,578 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Kerby Families

  • Number of Kerby families
     52 - 101
     18 - 51
     1 - 17
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Kerby families
     184 - 366
     62 - 183
     1 - 61
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Kerby families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Kerby census records

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Kerby 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 Kerby families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Kerby Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Kerby 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 Kerby

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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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Kerby Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Kerby census records

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

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Kerby Civil War Service Records

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

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