Bilbrey Family History

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Bilbrey Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of the English habitational name Bilborough (see Bilbro), but see also Bilberry.

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


Similar surnames: Bilbro, Bilberry, Billey, Bilby, Childrey, Buley, Willey, Tilley

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Bilbrey Family Origin

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Bilbrey Family Occupations

What did your Bilbrey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bilbrey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Bilbrey's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bilbrey. A less common occupation for the Bilbrey family was Keeps House.

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Farming

    27%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Keeps House

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bilbrey ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bilbrey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bilbrey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bilbrey 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bilbrey. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bilbrey. For the veterans among your Bilbrey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bilbrey Life Expectancy

What is the average Bilbrey lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Bilbrey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Bilbrey in 1943 was 41, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bilbrey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bilbrey ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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