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Asbury Name Meaning

habitational name from Astbury in Cheshire, named from Old English east ‘east’ + byrig, dative of burh ‘manor’, ‘fortified place’. from either of two places, in Oxfordshire and Devon, named Ashbury, from Old English æsc ‘ash tree’ + byrig.

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


Similar surnames: Astbury, Albury, Alsbury, Bury, Marbury, Banbury, Hanbury, Amesbury

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Asbury Family Origin

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Asbury Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Asbury family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Asbury. The most common Asbury occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Asbury's were Farmers.

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Asbury Historical Records

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Asbury Life Expectancy

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