Medbery Family History

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Medbery Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Medbury, a habitational name from Medbury Farm in Bedfordshire.

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

Similar surnames: Medley, Reder, Smedberg, Melberg, Medler, Mabery, Newbery, Mandery

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Medbery Family Origin

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Medbery Family Occupations

What did your Medbery ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Medbery family was Retired Merchant. The most common Medbery occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Medbery's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Medbery.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Retired Merchant


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

Medbery Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Medbery. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Medbery 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 91 immigration records available for the last name Medbery. 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 251 military records available for the last name Medbery. For the veterans among your Medbery ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Medbery Life Expectancy

What is the average Medbery lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2003, in the United States, Medbery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Medbery in 1956 was 55, and 82 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Medbery

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Medbery 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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