Ribas Name Meaning

Catalan: variant of Ribes, habitational name from any of the places called with Ribes, from Catalan ribes, the plural of riba ‘bank’ (see Riba). Spanish: habitational name from any of the places named with Ribas, from the plural of riba ‘bank’.

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


Similar surnames: Rivas, Riba, Vilas, Rosas, Trias, Rodas, Rios, Bas, Ribar, Riis

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Ribas Family Origin

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Ribas Family Occupations

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  • Cegar Store

    33%
  • Cigar Manufacturer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

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In 1880, Cegar Store and Cigar Manufacturer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ribas. A less common occupation for the Ribas family was Laborer. The most common Ribas occupation in the USA was Cegar Store. 33% of Ribas's were Cegar Stores.

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Ribas Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Ribas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Ribas in 1951 was 51, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ribas

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