Hubert Family History

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Hubert Name Meaning

German, Dutch, English, French, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements hug ‘heart’, ‘mind’, ‘spirit’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’. The name was borne by an 8th-century bishop of Maastricht who was adopted as the patron of hunters, and helped to increase the popularity of the personal name, especially in the Low Countries.

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

Similar surnames: Humbert, Hulbert, Albert, Herbert, Haubert, Huber, Hilbert, Helbert

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Hubert Family Origin

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Hubert Family Occupations

What did your Hubert ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hubert family was Carpenter. Farmer, Lighterman and Shipwright were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hubert. The most common Hubert occupation in the UK was Farmer. 20% of Hubert's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Lighterman

  • Shipwright

  • Carpenter


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

Hubert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 120,000 census records available for the last name Hubert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hubert 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 14,000 immigration records available for the last name Hubert. 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 33,000 military records available for the last name Hubert. For the veterans among your Hubert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hubert Life Expectancy

What is the average Hubert lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Hubert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hubert in 1940 was 43, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hubert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hubert 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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