Bible Name Meaning

English: from the female personal name Bibel, a pet form of Bibb. Perhaps an altered spelling of South German Biebl, a variant of Biebel.

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

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Bible Family Origin

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Bible Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Laborer

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bible. The most common Bible occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Bible's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bible family was Laborer.

Source: Census data for Bible | Data not to scale

Bible Historical Records

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Bible Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Bible life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Bible in 1949 was 37, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bible

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