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Sundby Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of twenty-five or more farmsteads, notably in southeastern Norway, named in Old Norse as Sunnbýr, from sunn ‘south’ + býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Sundby Family Origin

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Sundby Family Occupations

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  • Dry Goods Merchant

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Laboring

    25%

In 1880, Dry Goods Merchant, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sundby. A less common occupation for the Sundby family was Laboring. The most common Sundby occupation in the USA was Dry Goods Merchant. 25% of Sundby's were Dry Goods Merchants.

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Sundby Historical Records

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Sundby Life Expectancy

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