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Habib Family History

Habib Name Meaning
Muslim and Jewish (Sephardic): from an Arabic personal name based on habib ‘beloved’, ‘friend’, used by both Muslims and Jews. Habibullah ‘beloved of Allah’ is an epithet of Mohammad.

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

16,158 Historical Documents with Habib on Ancestry.com
7,995 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,060 Military Records
2,739 Immigration Records
2,624 Census and Voter Lists
1,740 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Habib Families

  • Number of Habib families
     11 - 19
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Habib families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Habib last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Habib census records

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Habib Family Origin

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Habib Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Habib

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Habib Family Occupations

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Military Service by Habib

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