Eiben Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from the personal name Eibe. South German: from a Germanic personal name based on Old High German iwa ‘yew tree’, or a topographic name for someone living by a yew tree, from Middle High German eibe ‘yew’.

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


Similar surnames: Eisen, Eitel, Eber, Iwen, Iden, Elbe, Eiden, Eiker, Eigen, Weiden

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Eiben Family Origin

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Eiben Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

In 1880, the most common Eiben occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Eiben's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eiben. A less common occupation for the Eiben family was Laborer.

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Eiben Historical Records

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Eiben Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Eiben life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Eiben in 1954 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eiben

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