Dabb Name Meaning

Southern English: variant of Dobb, a pet form of Robert.

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


Similar surnames: Babb, Daby, Dabbs, Sabb, Nabb, Rabb, Mabb, Raba, Baab, Dobbs

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Dabb Family Origin

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Dabb Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Painter

    9%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dabb family was Carpenter. The most common Dabb occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Dabb's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dabb.

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Dabb Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Dabb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Dabb in 1963 was 61, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dabb

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