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Weatherby Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from a place in West Yorkshire named Wetherby, from Old Norse veðr ‘wether (sheep)’ + býr ‘farmstead’.

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

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Weatherby Family Origin

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Weatherby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    3%
  • Laborer

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Weatherby family was Carpenter. The most common Weatherby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Weatherby's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weatherby.

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Weatherby Life Expectancy

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