Hibben Family History

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Hibben Name Meaning

German (Frisian) and Dutch: from Hibbo, a pet form of the Germanic personal name Hildibrand, composed of the elements hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’ + brand ‘fire’, ‘sword’.

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


Similar surnames: Habben, Hebbe, Wibben, Hillen, Hibbler, Lubben, Sebben, Nibbe, Ubben

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Hibben Family Origin

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Hibben Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Art Student

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hibben. The most common Hibben occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Hibben's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hibben family was Art Student.

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Hibben Historical Records

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Hibben Life Expectancy

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