Daby Family History

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Daby Name Meaning

English: variant of Darby.

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

Similar surnames: Raby, Davy, Dabb, Darby, Dacy, Dansby, Danby, Duby, Dobry, Dory

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Daby Family Origin

Where is the Daby family from?

Daby Family Occupations

What did your Daby ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Daby family was Can Inspector. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Daby. The most common Daby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Daby's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Can Inspector


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

Daby Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Daby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Daby 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Daby. 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 556 military records available for the last name Daby. For the veterans among your Daby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Daby Life Expectancy

What is the average Daby lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Daby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Daby in 1953 was 43, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Daby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Daby 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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