Knabb Name Meaning

German: variant of Knabbe, a northwestern form of Knabe.

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


Similar surnames: Knab, Knabe, Babb, Knapp, Kast, Knabel, Knack, Knaub, Nabb, Dabb

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Knabb Family Origin

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Knabb Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Brick Setter

    7%
  • Yoeman

    7%
  • Boatman

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Knabb family was Boatman. The most common Knabb occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Knabb's were Farmers. Farmer, Brick Setter and Yoeman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knabb.

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Knabb Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Knabb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Knabb in 1943 was 34, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knabb

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