Newbrough Family History

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Newbrough Name Meaning

habitational name from Newbrough in Northumberland, named from Old English niwe ‘new’ + burh ‘fortification’. In some instances, possibly a variant of Newberry.

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

Similar surnames: Chesbrough, Newborn, Yarbrough, Malbrough, Brough, Fambrough

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Newbrough Family Origin

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Newbrough Family Occupations

What did your Newbrough ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, At School and Dentist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Newbrough. A less common occupation for the Newbrough family was Farming. The most common Newbrough occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Newbrough's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • At School

  • Dentist

  • Farming


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Newbrough Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Newbrough. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Newbrough 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 73 immigration records available for the last name Newbrough. 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 461 military records available for the last name Newbrough. For the veterans among your Newbrough ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Newbrough Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Newbrough life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Newbrough in 1948 was 31, and 77 in 2004.

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