Halbach Family History

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Halbach Name Meaning

German: topographic name from hal ‘marsh’, ‘mire’ + bach ‘stream’. Dutch and German: habitational name from any of three places called Halbach, near Remscheid, North Rhine-Westphalia.

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

Similar surnames: Albach, Kalbach, Harbach, Holbach, Balbach, Laubach, Kalmbach, Hubach

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Halbach Family Origin

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Halbach Family Occupations

What did your Halbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Halbach family was Dress Making. The most common Halbach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Halbach's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Halbach.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Clerk

  • Dress Making


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

Halbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Halbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Halbach 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 625 immigration records available for the last name Halbach. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Halbach. For the veterans among your Halbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Halbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Halbach lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Halbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Halbach in 1949 was 62, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Halbach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Halbach 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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