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Hubby Name Meaning

English: apparently a variant of Huby, a habitational name from either of two places so called in North Yorkshire. Huby near Easingwold is named from Old English hoh + Old Scandinavian bý ‘settlement’, while Huby near Stainburn is name with the Old French personal name Hu(gh)e (see Hugh) + Old Scandinavian bý. Possibly an altered spelling of German Hubbe, a short form of Hubert. In the U.S. it is found chiefly in TX and IN.

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


Similar surnames: Hobby, Hamby, Furby, Tubb, Gunby, Haxby, Busby, Lusby, Huber, Husby

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Where is the Hubby family from?

You can see how Hubby families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hubby family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Hubby families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 5 Hubby families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 63% of all the recorded Hubby's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Hubby families in 1840.
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What did your Hubby ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hubby. 30% of Hubby men worked as a Farmer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    30%
  • Laborer
    30%
  • Clerk
    20%
  • Truck Driver
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    100%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hubby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hubby census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 189 immigration records available for the last name Hubby. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hubby. For the veterans among your Hubby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hubby lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Hubby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Hubby in 1966 was 67, and 79 in 2004.

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