Baber Family History

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Baber Name Meaning

English (Gloucester, Somerset, and Wiltshire): unexplained. German: habitational name from either of two places called Baben, in Silesia and Brandenburg.

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

Similar surnames: Haber, Bauer, Bamber, Beaber, Barber, Baker, Naber, Baer, Bober, Babe

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Baber Family Origin

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Baber Family Occupations

What did your Baber ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Baber. 12% of Baber men worked as a General Labourer and 67% of Baber women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Baber were Colliery Hewer and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Dairy Farmer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Colliery Hewer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Private Means
  • Housekeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Baber Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 46,000 census records available for the last name Baber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baber 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Baber. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Baber. For the veterans among your Baber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Baber Life Expectancy

What is the average Baber lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Baber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Baber in 1952 was 30, and 75 in 2004.

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