Laib Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a baker, from Middle High German leip ‘loaf’.

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


Similar surnames: Lais, Lamb, Leib, Laub, Kalb, Lab, Laas, Garb, Lau, Taub

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Laib Family Origin

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Laib Family Occupations

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  • Boot Maker

    9%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Baker

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Laib family was Baker. Boot Maker, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laib. The most common Laib occupation in the USA was Boot Maker. 9% of Laib's were Boot Makers.

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Laib Historical Records

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Laib Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Laib life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Laib in 1963 was 73, and 61 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laib

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