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Humble Name Meaning

English (mainly northeast): nickname for a meek or lowly person, from Middle English, Old French (h)umble (Latin humilis ‘lowly’, a derivative of humus ‘ground’). French (also Humblé): from a short pet form of the personal name Humbert.

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


Similar surnames: Humbles, Rumbley, Crumble, Hubble, Kemble, Trumble, Huddle, Gamble

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Humble Family Origin

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Humble Family Occupations

What did your Humble ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Humble. The most common Humble occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Humble's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Humble family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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Humble Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Humble ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Humble Life Expectancy

What is the average Humble lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, Humble life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Humble in 1941 was 25, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Humble 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.

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