Laber Family History

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Laber Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone living near the Laber river in Bavaria.

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


Similar surnames: Layer, Laier, Gaber, Laver, Leber, Laker, Naber, Lober, Lauber, Luber

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Laber Family Origin

Where is the Laber family from?

Laber Family Occupations

What did your Laber ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laber. The most common Laber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Laber's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Laber family was Boxmaker.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Boxmaker

    4%

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

Laber Historical Records

What Laber family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Laber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laber census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Laber

Passenger List

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

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Laber Life Expectancy

What is the average Laber lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Laber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Laber in 1949 was 50, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laber

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laber 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.

Famous Laber Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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