Inglesby Family History

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Inglesby Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin; probably a variant of Ingleby, a habitational name from either of two places called Ingleby, in Derbyshire or Lincolnshire, or from Ingleby Arncliffe or Ingleby Greenhow, both in North Yorkshire. All are named with the Old Scandinavian personal name Englar + Old Norse býr ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Oglesby, Ingoldsby, Engelby, Ingle, Ingalsbe, Insley, Bingley

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Inglesby Family Origin

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Inglesby Family Occupations

What did your Inglesby ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Inglesby family was Keeping House. The most common Inglesby occupation in the USA was Brakeman. 10% of Inglesby's were Brakemans. Brakeman, Cotton Factor and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Inglesby.

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  • Brakeman

    10%
  • Cotton Factor

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

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Inglesby Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Inglesby Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Inglesby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Inglesby in 1959 was 53, and 70 in 2004.

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