Sansbury Family History

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Sansbury Name Meaning

Variant of English Sainsbury.

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

Similar surnames: Stansbury, Salsbury, Sainsbury, Stansbery, Malsbury, Salsbery

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Sansbury Family Origin

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Sansbury Family Occupations

What did your Sansbury ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sansbury family was Keeping House. The most common Sansbury occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Sansbury's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sansbury.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Sansbury Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Sansbury. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sansbury 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 597 immigration records available for the last name Sansbury. 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 Sansbury. For the veterans among your Sansbury ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sansbury Life Expectancy

What is the average Sansbury lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Sansbury life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Sansbury in 1952 was 23, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sansbury

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sansbury 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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