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Goldsby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Lincolnshire named Goulceby, from the Old Norse personal name Kolkr + Old Norse býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Goldsby Family Origin

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Goldsby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Farming

    9%

In 1880, the most common Goldsby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Goldsby's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goldsby. A less common occupation for the Goldsby family was Farming.

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Goldsby Historical Records

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Goldsby Life Expectancy

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