Scarbrough Family History

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Scarbrough Name Meaning

English: variant of Scarborough.

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


Similar surnames: Scarborough, Scarbro, Yarbough, Malbrough, Yarborough, Scarboro

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Scarbrough Family Origin

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Scarbrough Family Occupations

What did your Scarbrough ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Scarbrough occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Scarbrough's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scarbrough. A less common occupation for the Scarbrough family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Scarbrough Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Scarbrough. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scarbrough census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Scarbrough

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Scarbrough. 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 Scarbrough. For the veterans among your Scarbrough ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Scarbrough Life Expectancy

What is the average Scarbrough lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Scarbrough life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Scarbrough in 1944 was 39, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Scarbrough

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Scarbrough 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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