Maben Name Meaning

Scottish: from the medieval personal name Maban, Mabon, which is from an ancient British personal name (Old Welsh Maponos ‘great son’). This is found as an element in Scottish place names of Brythonic origin.

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


Similar surnames: Mabon, Mabe, Mabey, Mann, Maren, Raben, Babel, Mayen, Marien, Babe

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Maben Family Origin

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Maben Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    13%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Mason

    8%
  • Baker

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Maben family was Baker. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maben. The most common Maben occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 13% of Maben's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Maben Historical Records

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Maben Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Maben life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Maben in 1953 was 67, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maben

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