Babst Family History

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Babst Name Meaning

German: variant of Pabst.

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

Similar surnames: Bobst, Bapst, Baust, Bash, Baese, Pabst, Kast, Haist, Bandt, Bast

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Babst Family Origin

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Babst Family Occupations

What did your Babst ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Babst. The most common Babst occupation in the USA was Farmer. 12% of Babst's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Babst family was Retail Grocer.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Retail Grocer


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

Babst Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Babst. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Babst 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 828 immigration records available for the last name Babst. 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 619 military records available for the last name Babst. For the veterans among your Babst ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Babst Life Expectancy

What is the average Babst lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2003, in the United States, Babst life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Babst in 1954 was 55, and 97 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Babst

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Babst 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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