Hibbs Name Meaning

patronymic from a short form of Hibbard. metronymic from the medieval female personal name Ibb, a reduced form of Isabel(le) (see Isbell).

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


Similar surnames: Tibbs, Hobbs, Bibb, Hines, Hils, Hebb, Gibb, Mobbs, Ebbs, Hibma

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Hibbs Family Origin

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Hibbs Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Laundress

    3%
  • Mason

    2%

In 1881, the most common Hibbs occupation in the UK was Labourer. 6% of Hibbs's were Labourers. Labourer, Coal Miner and Laundress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hibbs. A less common occupation for the Hibbs family was Mason.

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Hibbs Historical Records

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Hibbs Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Hibbs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hibbs in 1942 was 68, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hibbs

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