Selbe Name Meaning

German: habitational name, from Selb near Hof.

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


Similar surnames: Selke, Selle, Elbe, Zerbe, Selby, Seeber, Sellen, Belle, Helle

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Selbe Family Origin

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Selbe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Baker

    13%
  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Farming

    13%

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In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Selbe. A less common occupation for the Selbe family was Farming. The most common Selbe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Selbe's were Farmers.

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Selbe Historical Records

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Selbe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Selbe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Selbe in 1949 was 38, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Selbe

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