Babbit Family History

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Babbit Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Babbitt.

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

Similar surnames: Abbitt, Abbot, Babbitt, Babb, Rabbitt, Wait, Adsit, Baublitz, Bazil

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Babbit Family Origin

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Babbit Family Occupations

What did your Babbit ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Babbit. A less common occupation for the Babbit family was Blacksmith. The most common Babbit occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Babbit's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Babbit ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Babbit Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Babbit. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Babbit census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 288 immigration records available for the last name Babbit. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 969 military records available for the last name Babbit. For the veterans among your Babbit ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Babbit Life Expectancy

What is the average Babbit lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Babbit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Babbit in 1954 was 26, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Babbit

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Babbit ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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