Urbach Family History

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Urbach Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of numerous places named Urbach. German: from the personal name Urban with the Slavic suffix -ak (Germanized form -ach). Czech: from a pet form of derivative of the personal name Urban. Jewish (Ashkenazic): see Auerbach.

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

Similar surnames: Orbach, Umbach, Bach, Brach, Erbach, Urch, Urban, Murbach, Urbas

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Urbach Family Origin

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Urbach Family Occupations

What did your Urbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Urbach occupation in the UK was Shoemaker. 100% of Urbach's were Shoemakers.

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  • Shoemaker


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Urbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Urbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Urbach 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Urbach. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Urbach. For the veterans among your Urbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Urbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Urbach lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Urbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Urbach in 1949 was 57, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Urbach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Urbach 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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