Newbanks Family History

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Newbanks Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of North German Niebank, a nickname for a new market trader, from Low German nie ‘new’ + bank ‘bench’, ‘vendor’s booth or stand’, or alternatively an altered form of English Eubanks.

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


Similar surnames: Newmark, Newland, Beans, Newbauer, Newman, Lewark, Means, Newmann

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Newbanks Family Origin

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Newbanks Family Occupations

What did your Newbanks ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Newbanks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Newbanks's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Newbanks family was Brick And Stone Mason. Farmer, Blacksmith and Boiler Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Newbanks.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Boiler Maker

    6%
  • Brick And Stone Mason

    6%

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

Newbanks Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Newbanks Life Expectancy

What is the average Newbanks lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2003, in the United States, Newbanks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Newbanks in 1949 was 47, and 82 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Newbanks

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Newbanks 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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