Nibbe Family History

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Nibbe Name Meaning

North German: nickname meaning ‘beak’, or from a short form of a Germanic personal name Nippo, composed of Old High German nit ‘hostility’, ‘eagerness’ + boto ‘messenger’.

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

Similar surnames: Kibbe, Nobbe, Hibben, Robbe, Ibe, Noble, Wobbe, Wiebe, Kibble, Siebe

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Nibbe Family Origin

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Nibbe Family Occupations

What did your Nibbe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nibbe. The most common Nibbe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Nibbe's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nibbe family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer


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

Nibbe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Nibbe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nibbe 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 326 immigration records available for the last name Nibbe. 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 483 military records available for the last name Nibbe. For the veterans among your Nibbe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nibbe Life Expectancy

What is the average Nibbe lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Nibbe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Nibbe in 1956 was 60, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nibbe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nibbe 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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