Ambs Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin. Probably from a Germanic personal name, which also appears in topographic names, whose root is related to German emsig with the early sense of ‘toil’, ‘trouble’, ‘endurance’.

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


Similar surnames: Ames, Amos, Dubs, Arbo, Armes, Ramus, Amor, Almas, Aube, Abt

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Ambs Family Origin

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Ambs Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Liquor Dealer

    10%
  • Gardner

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Liquor Dealer and Gardner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ambs. A less common occupation for the Ambs family was Laborer. The most common Ambs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Ambs's were Farmers.

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Between 1953 and 2004, Ambs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Ambs in 1953 was 50, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ambs

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