Labus Family History

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Labus Name Meaning

Polish (Labus): nickname from laba ‘paw’. German: a habitational name from any of several places so named in Pomerania and Mecklenburg.

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

Similar surnames: Lebus, Laas, Mabus, Labit, Laban, Taus, Lau, Laut, Matus, Labash

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Labus Family Origin

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Labus Family Occupations

What did your Labus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Labus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Labus's were Farmers. Farmer, Day Laborer and Farms were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Labus. A less common occupation for the Labus family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Day Laborer

  • Farms

  • Laborer


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

Labus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Labus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Labus 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 509 immigration records available for the last name Labus. 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 428 military records available for the last name Labus. For the veterans among your Labus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Labus Life Expectancy

What is the average Labus lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Labus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Labus in 1957 was 25, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Labus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Labus 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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