Tabor Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a drummer, from Middle English, Old French tabo(u)r ‘drum’. Hungarian: from the old secular personal name Tábor. Czech and Slovak (Tábor) and Jewish (from Bohemia): habitational name from the city of Tábor in southern Bohemia. This was a center of the Hussite movement; in Czech it came to denote a member of the radical wing of the Hussite movement.

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


Similar surnames: Thor, Tibor, Haber, Gabor, Tatar, Tabb, Bator, Javor, Sambor, Talbot

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Tabor Family Origin

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Tabor Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    6%
  • Ag.Lab.

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tabor family was Annuitant. Farmer, Ag.Lab. and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tabor. The most common Tabor occupation in the UK was Farmer. 6% of Tabor's were Farmers.

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Tabor Historical Records

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Tabor Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Tabor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Tabor in 1946 was 54, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tabor

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