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Lubbers Family History

Lubbers Name Meaning

Dutch and North German (Lübbers): patronymic from the personal name Lübbert, Dutch Lubbert (see Luebbert).

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


Similar surnames: Luebbers, Lubbert, Lubben, Hubers, Luebbert, Lueders, Lambers

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Where is the Lubbers family from?

You can see how Lubbers families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lubbers family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Lubbers families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 53 Lubbers families living in Michigan. This was about 38% of all the recorded Lubbers's in the USA. Michigan had the highest population of Lubbers families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lubbers surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lubbers ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lubbers. 45% of Lubbers men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Lubbers women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lubbers were Farm Laborer and Housework.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    45%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Farming
    8%
  • Farm Laborer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    18%
  • Housewife
    14%
  • Farmer
    11%
  • Housework
    11%
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Lubbers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lubbers census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lubbers. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Lubbers. For the veterans among your Lubbers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lubbers lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Lubbers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Lubbers in 1954 was 38, and 81 in 2004.

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