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Barnaby Name Meaning

from the Middle English vernacular form of the personal name Barnabas, which was borne by the companion of St Paul (Acts 4:36). This is of Aramaic origin, from Barnabia ‘son of Nabia’, a personal name perhaps meaning ‘confession’. habitational name from Barnaby in North Yorkshire, named with the Old English personal name Beornwald (composed of the elements beorn ‘young warrior’ + wald ‘rule’) + Old Norse býr ‘settlement’.

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

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Barnaby Family Origin

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Barnaby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Farming

    3%
  • Keeping House

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barnaby. The most common Barnaby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Barnaby's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Barnaby family was Keeping House.

Source: Census data for Barnaby | Data not to scale

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Barnaby Life Expectancy

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