Bembry Family History

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Bembry Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps an American variant of English Banbury.

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

Similar surnames: Embry, Kemery, Camby, Embrey, Berry, Emory, Hemby, Berney, Emily

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Bembry Family Origin

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Bembry Family Occupations

What did your Bembry ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bembry. 18% of Bembry men worked as a Laborer and 18% of Bembry women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bembry were Salesman and House Work

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
  • Grader
  • Laborer
  • House Work

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bembry Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bembry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bembry census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 53 immigration records available for the last name Bembry. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 492 military records available for the last name Bembry. For the veterans among your Bembry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bembry Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Bembry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Bembry in 1949 was 36, and 73 in 2004.

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