Wesby Name Meaning

English: variant of Westby.

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

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Wesby Family Origin

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Wesby Family Occupations

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  • Cooper

    21%
  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Book Binder

    7%

In 1880, the most common Wesby occupation in the USA was Cooper. 21% of Wesby's were Coopers. Cooper, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wesby. A less common occupation for the Wesby family was Book Binder.

Source: Census data for Wesby | Data not to scale

Wesby Historical Records

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Wesby Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Wesby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Wesby in 1955 was 52, and 59 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wesby

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