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Banbury Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Banbury, a place in Oxfordshire, named with the unattested Old English personal name Ban(n)a (possibly a byname meaning ‘felon’, ‘murderer’) + Old English burh ‘fort’, dative byrig.

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


Similar surnames: Hanbury, Danbury, Asbury, Albury, Marbury, Bradbury, Bury, Duxbury

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Banbury Family Origin

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Banbury Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Book Keeper

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

In 1880, the most common Banbury occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Banbury's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Banbury family was Laborer. Farmer, Book Keeper and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Banbury.

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Banbury Historical Records

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Banbury Life Expectancy

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