Dibbern Family History

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Dibbern Name Meaning

German: from an Old Frisian and Low German personal name, Dietbern (Old High German Thiatbarn), a compound of thiod ‘people’ + bero ‘bear’.

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

Similar surnames: Dobbert, Kibbe, Daubert, Fieber, Hibben, Dicker, Wibben, Wichern

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Dibbern Family Origin

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Dibbern Family Occupations

What did your Dibbern ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carp, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dibbern. The most common Dibbern occupation in the USA was Carp. 20% of Dibbern's were Carps. A less common occupation for the Dibbern family was Laborer.

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  • Carp

  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Laborer


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

Dibbern Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dibbern. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dibbern 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Dibbern. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Dibbern. For the veterans among your Dibbern ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dibbern Life Expectancy

What is the average Dibbern lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Dibbern life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Dibbern in 1959 was 54, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dibbern

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dibbern 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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