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Kabat Name Meaning

Polish, Ukrainian, Sorbian, Czech, Slovak, and Hungarian (Kabát): from Polish and Sorbian kabat, Czech, Slovak, and Hungarian kabát ‘coat’, ‘jerkin’, also ‘military uniform’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of short coats or a nickname for a soldier. In Ukrainian the Polish loanword kabat also means ‘skirt’, and may have been applied as a nickname for an effeminate man.

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


Similar surnames: Kaba, Kara, Baba, Kata, Haba, Laban, Sabat, Kubat, Kava, Kobak

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Kabat Family Origin

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Kabat Family Occupations

What did your Kabat ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kabat family was Stone Mason. The most common Kabat occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Kabat's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Merchant Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kabat.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Merchant Tailor

    11%
  • Stone Mason

    11%

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

Kabat Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kabat. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kabat 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kabat. 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 Kabat. For the veterans among your Kabat ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kabat Life Expectancy

What is the average Kabat lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Kabat life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kabat in 1951 was 66, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kabat

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kabat 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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