Laib Family History

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Laib Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a baker, from Middle High German leip ‘loaf’.

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

Similar surnames: Lais, Lamb, Leib, Laub, Kalb, Lab, Laas, Garb, Lau, Taub

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Laib Family Origin

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Laib Family Occupations

What did your Laib ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Artistpainter and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Laib. 25% of Laib men worked as an Artistpainter

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Artistpainter
  • Fine Art Photographer
  • Gas Shot Collector
  • Shepherd Heavy Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Laib Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Laib. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laib 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 726 immigration records available for the last name Laib. 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 939 military records available for the last name Laib. For the veterans among your Laib ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laib Life Expectancy

What is the average Laib lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Laib life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Laib in 1963 was 73, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laib

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laib 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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