Knibbs Family History

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Knibbs Name Meaning

English (Midlands): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Nipps, Cribbs, Tibbs, Nobbs, Gibbs, Phibbs, Kibbe, Bibbs, Knight

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Knibbs Family Origin

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Knibbs Family Occupations

What did your Knibbs ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Knibbs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Knibbs's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Knibbs family was At Home. Farmer, Shoemaker and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knibbs.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Shoemaker

    14%
  • Engineer

    10%
  • At Home

    5%

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

Knibbs Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Knibbs Life Expectancy

What is the average Knibbs lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Knibbs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Knibbs in 1960 was 68, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knibbs

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Knibbs 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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