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Bilberry Family History

Bilberry Name Meaning

Probably a variant of Bilbro. habitational name from Bilberry in Cornwall.

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


Similar surnames: Bilbrey, Brimberry, Dolberry, Carberry, Wimberly, Mayberry, Berry

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Where is the Bilberry family from?

You can see how Bilberry families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bilberry family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Bilberry families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 12 Bilberry families living in Tennessee. This was about 75% of all the recorded Bilberry's in the USA. Tennessee had the highest population of Bilberry families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bilberry surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bilberry ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Bilberry. 39% of Bilberry men worked as a Laborer.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    39%
  • Farmer
    33%
  • Farm Laborer
    10%
  • Tennert Jamer
    7%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bilberry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bilberry census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 29 immigration records available for the last name Bilberry. 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 Cards

There are 251 military records available for the last name Bilberry. For the veterans among your Bilberry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bilberry lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Bilberry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Bilberry in 1958 was 58, and 75 in 2004.

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