Bagby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Bagby in North Yorkshire, recorded in Domesday Book as Baghebi, from the Old Norse personal name Baggi + Old Norse býr ‘farmstead’, ‘village’. Scottish: possibly from Begbie in East Lothian.

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


Similar surnames: Bigby, Busby, Saxby, Carby, Walby, Canby, Bagsby, Haxby, Asby, Bay

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Bagby Family Origin

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Bagby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, the most common Bagby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Bagby's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bagby family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bagby.

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Bagby Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Bagby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Bagby in 1948 was 48, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bagby

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