Babey Family History

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Babey Name Meaning

Americanized form of Jewish or German Babe.

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

Similar surnames: Babe, Rabey, Baney, Babel, Gabel, Bakey, Baker, Namey, Mabey, Baber

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Babey Family Origin

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Babey Family Occupations

What did your Babey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farm Laborer, Farmer and House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Babey. The most common Babey occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 14% of Babey's were Farm Laborers. A less common occupation for the Babey family was Keeps House.

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  • Farm Laborer

  • Farmer

  • House Keeper

  • Keeps House


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Babey ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Babey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Babey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Babey 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 494 immigration records available for the last name Babey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 447 military records available for the last name Babey. For the veterans among your Babey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Babey Life Expectancy

What is the average Babey lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Babey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Babey in 1949 was 38, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Babey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Babey 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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