Jarboe Family History

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Jarboe Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of French Charbon, nickname for a man with dark hair or a swarthy complexion (see Charbonneau).

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

Similar surnames: Carbo, Jayroe, Marble, Barbe, Carbone, Marron, Laroe, Barbo, Garb

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Jarboe Family Origin

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Jarboe Family Occupations

What did your Jarboe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jarboe. The most common Jarboe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Jarboe's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jarboe family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Jarboe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Jarboe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jarboe census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 439 immigration records available for the last name Jarboe. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Jarboe. For the veterans among your Jarboe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jarboe Life Expectancy

What is the average Jarboe lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Jarboe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Jarboe in 1942 was 60, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jarboe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jarboe 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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