Kirkbride Family History

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Kirkbride Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: habitational name from a place in Cumbria near Carlisle, so named from having a church (see Kirk) dedicated to St. Bride or Brigid (cf. Kilbride).

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

Similar surnames: Kilbride, Kirkland, Kirkwood, Ironside, Burbridge, Kirk, Corbridge

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Kirkbride Family Origin

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Kirkbride Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kirkbride family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kirkbride. The most common Kirkbride occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Kirkbride's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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Kirkbride Historical Records

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Kirkbride Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Kirkbride life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Kirkbride in 1940 was 46, and 81 in 2004.

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