Haab Family History

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Haab Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name composed of the elements had(u) ‘battle’, ‘strife’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Baab, Haag, Hebb, Harb, Haar, Naab, Haaf, Haas, Raak, Herb

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Haab Family Origin

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Haab Family Occupations

What did your Haab ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Haab family was Carriage Painter. The most common Haab occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Haab's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haab.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Tailor

    10%
  • Carriage Painter

    5%

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

Haab Historical Records

What Haab family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Haab. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haab census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Haab

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Haab. 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 Haab. For the veterans among your Haab ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Haab Life Expectancy

What is the average Haab lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Haab life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Haab in 1956 was 48, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haab

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Haab 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.

Famous Haab Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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