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Jaber Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic jabir ‘comforter’, ‘healer’, ‘bone-setter’. Jabir ibn ?Abdullah was one of the Companions of the Prophet Muhammad. Jabir ibn Hayyan (c. 721–c. 815) is known as the father of Arabic alchemy.

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


Similar surnames: Gaber, Aber, Faber, Taber, Naber, Raber, Rater, Kaber, Haber, Saber

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Jaber Family Origin

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Jaber Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Jaber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Jaber's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jaber.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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Jaber Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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

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Jaber Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Jaber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Jaber in 1957 was 30, and 76 in 2004.

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