Gorby Name Meaning

English: possibly a variant of Corby.

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


Similar surnames: Worby, Corby, Sorby, Mory, Goy, Goley, Carby, Golly, Roxby, Burby

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Gorby Family Origin

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Gorby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farms

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gorby. A less common occupation for the Gorby family was Farms. The most common Gorby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Gorby's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Gorby | Data not to scale

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Gorby Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Gorby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Gorby in 1953 was 69, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gorby

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