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Mumby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Lincolnshire, so named from the Old Norse personal name Mundi (see Monday 1) + Old Norse býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’.

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

Similar surnames: Cumby, Hamby, Gunby, Brumby, Lusby, Furby, Busby, Mosby, Milby, Hubby

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Mumby Family Origin

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Mumby Family Occupations

What did your Mumby ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mumby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Mumby's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mumby family was Retired Baker. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mumby.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Retired Baker


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

Mumby Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Mumby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mumby 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mumby. 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 981 military records available for the last name Mumby. For the veterans among your Mumby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mumby Life Expectancy

What is the average Mumby lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Mumby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Mumby in 1948 was 42, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mumby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mumby 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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