Maltby Family History

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Maltby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Maltby in Cleveland, Lincolnshire, and North and South Yorkshire, or Mautby in Norfolk, all named with the Old Norse byname Malti ‘sharp’, ‘bitter’ + Old Norse býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Dalby, Maultsby, Milby, Holtby, Melby, Marton, Mawby, Malter, Dalton

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Maltby Family Origin

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Maltby Family Occupations

What did your Maltby ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Maltby family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maltby. The most common Maltby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Maltby's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    2%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Maltby ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Maltby Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Maltby Life Expectancy

What is the average Maltby lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Maltby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Maltby in 1941 was 53, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maltby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Maltby ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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