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Yarbrough Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Yarborough and Yarburgh in Lincolnshire, named with Old English eorðburg ‘earthworks’, ‘fortifications’, (a compound of eorðe ‘earth’, ‘soil’ + burh ‘fortress’, ‘stronghold’).

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

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Yarbrough Family Origin

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Yarbrough Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, the most common Yarbrough occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Yarbrough's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yarbrough. A less common occupation for the Yarbrough family was Farming.

Source: Census data for Yarbrough | Data not to scale

Yarbrough Historical Records

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Yarbrough Life Expectancy

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