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Waybright Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Weibrecht or Weybrecht, from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements wig ‘battle’, ‘war’ + berht ‘bright’ (see Weybright).

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


Similar surnames: Weybright, Albright, Bright, Seabright, Hambright, Lambright

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Waybright Family Origin

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Waybright Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Teamster

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Waybright. The most common Waybright occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Waybright's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Waybright family was Teamster.

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Waybright Historical Records

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Waybright Life Expectancy

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