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Higbee Name Meaning

English: of unknown etymology. It looks like a habitational name, but no place of this name is known in Britain. The proposed etymology from an Old English personal name, Higbert, is equally doubtful.

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


Similar surnames: Highley, Hindle, Hillen, Kimble, Harben, Haber, Hegel, Hilke, Higbie

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Higbee Family Origin

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Higbee Family Occupations

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

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  • Boot Finisher

    14%
  • Coffe House

    14%
  • Gold Spectacle Maker

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

In 1881, Boot Finisher, Coffe House and Gold Spectacle Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Higbee. A less common occupation for the Higbee family was Laborer. The most common Higbee occupation in the UK was Boot Finisher. 14% of Higbee's were Boot Finishers.

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Higbee Historical Records

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Higbee Life Expectancy

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