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Nasby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Naseby in Northamptonshire, named with the genitive of the Old English personal name Hnæf + Old English byrig, dative case of burh ‘fortified place’.

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


Similar surnames: Asby, Clasby, Cosby, Haxby, Saxby, Lusby, Wisby, Gadsby, Busby, Nesby

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Where is the Nasby family from?

You can see how Nasby families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Nasby family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Nasby families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Nasby family living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Nasby's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Nasby families in 1840.
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What did your Nasby ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Nasby. 30% of Nasby men worked as a Farmer and 60% of Nasby women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nasby were Farming and Maid. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    30%
  • Laborer
    24%
  • Operator
    14%
  • Farming
    10%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Teacher
    60%
  • Maid
    40%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Nasby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nasby census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 175 immigration records available for the last name Nasby. 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 Cards

There are 298 military records available for the last name Nasby. For the veterans among your Nasby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Nasby lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Nasby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Nasby in 1962 was 60, and 80 in 2004.

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