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Babson Name Meaning

Presumably a patronymic from English Babb. It is now extremely rare in the British Isles.

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


Similar surnames: Batson, Barson, Bason, Burson, Dobson, Hamson, Paxson, Belson, Bulson

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Babson Family Origin

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Babson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Babson family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Babson. The most common Babson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Babson's were Farmers.

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Babson Historical Records

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Babson Life Expectancy

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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