Newbery Family History

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Newbery Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Newberry.

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

Similar surnames: Newbury, Medbery, Newberry, Newbert, Dewberry, Nepper, Embry, Ellery

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Newbery Family Origin

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Newbery Family Occupations

What did your Newbery ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Newbery occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Newbery's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Newbery. A less common occupation for the Newbery family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farming


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

Newbery Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 29,000 census records available for the last name Newbery. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Newbery 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Newbery. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Newbery. For the veterans among your Newbery ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Newbery Life Expectancy

What is the average Newbery lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Newbery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Newbery in 1956 was 55, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Newbery

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Newbery 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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