Haba Family History

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Haba Name Meaning

Czech: from a shortened form of any of various Old Czech traditional personal names formed with habat ‘to take’, or from a pet form of Havel. Polish: perhaps a variant of Chaba, from a dialect word meaning ‘rib’ or ‘dry branch’. Jewish (from Poland): metonymic occupational name from Polish chaba, a kind of coarse white woolen cloth.

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

Similar surnames: Gaba, Raba, Baba, Kaba, Kara, Saba, Hain, Laba, Hada, Hara

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Haba Family Origin

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Haba Family Occupations

What did your Haba ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Haba. 37% of Haba men worked as a Laborer and 67% of Haba women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Haba were Salesman and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Clerk

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

Haba Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Haba. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haba 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 680 immigration records available for the last name Haba. 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 261 military records available for the last name Haba. For the veterans among your Haba ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Haba Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Haba life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Haba in 1942 was 41, and 58 in 2004.

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