Laabs Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from some eastern German place name (of Slavic origin), such as Labes in Pomerania.

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


Similar surnames: Laas, Laube, Kaas, Baars, Faas, Waas, Laake, Naab, Langs, Ambs

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Laabs Family Origin

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Laabs Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Miller

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Laabs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Laabs's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Laabs family was Miller. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laabs.

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Laabs Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, Laabs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Laabs in 1954 was 37, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laabs

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