Fambrough Family History

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Fambrough Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered form of the English habitational name Farmborough, from a place near Bath, so named from Old English fearn ‘fern’ + beorg ‘hill’, ‘mound’.

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

Similar surnames: Malbrough, Stanbrough, Yarbrough, Brough, Kimbrough, Hansbrough

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Fambrough Family Origin

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Fambrough Family Occupations

What did your Fambrough ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fambrough occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Fambrough's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fambrough family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fambrough.

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  • Farming

  • Farm Laborer


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Fambrough Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fambrough. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fambrough 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 61 immigration records available for the last name Fambrough. 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 901 military records available for the last name Fambrough. For the veterans among your Fambrough ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fambrough Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Fambrough life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Fambrough in 1956 was 38, and 84 in 2004.

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