Kirkby Family History

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Kirkby Name Meaning

English: variant of Kirby.

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

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Kirkby Family Origin

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Kirkby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Cooper

    4%
  • Ditcher And Farmer

    4%

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

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Kirkby Historical Records

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Kirkby Life Expectancy

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