Lubben Family History

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Lubben Name Meaning

Dutch and North German (Lübben): patronymic from German Lübbe, Dutch Lubbe, short forms of the personal names Leopold and Lübbert (see Luebbert). Dutch: from a pet form of the Germanic personal name Lodebert, a compound of hlod ‘famous’ + berht ‘bright’.

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

Similar surnames: Wubben, Ubben, Wibben, Sebben, Lubbers, Lutgen, Leben, Lubin, Luten

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Lubben Family Origin

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Lubben Family Occupations

What did your Lubben ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lubben. A less common occupation for the Lubben family was Grocery Dealer. The most common Lubben occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Lubben's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Farming

  • Grocery Dealer


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Lubben Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lubben. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lubben 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lubben. 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 Lubben. For the veterans among your Lubben ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lubben Life Expectancy

What is the average Lubben lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Lubben life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Lubben in 1957 was 52, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lubben 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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