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Woodby Name Meaning

English: perhaps a reduced form of Woodbury.

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


Similar surnames: Woodis, Woody, Looby, Goody, Foody, Woodbury, Doby, Looney, Toohey

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Woodby Family Origin

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Woodby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Clergyman

    10%
  • Delivery Clerk

    10%

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Clergyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woodby. The most common Woodby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Woodby's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Woodby family was Delivery Clerk.

Source: Census data for Woodby | Data not to scale

Woodby Historical Records

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Woodby Life Expectancy

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