Garbe Name Meaning

English and French: from Middle English, Old French garbe ‘wheatsheaf’, applied as a metonymic occupational name for a reaper or harvester, or for someone who collected wheatsheaves owed in rent. German: variant of Garb.

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

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Garbe Family Origin

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Garbe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Garbe family was Carpenter. The most common Garbe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Garbe's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garbe.

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Garbe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Garbe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Garbe in 1960 was 58, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Garbe

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