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Lubin Name Meaning

French: from the Germanic personal name Leobin, a pet form of any of the compound names formed with leub, liup, liob ‘dear’, ‘beloved’ as the first element. St. Leobin was a bishop of Chartres in the 6th century (whence the name’s popularity in the Middle Ages), and several places were named Saint-Lubin after him, as for example in Eure, Eure-et-Loir, and Loir-et-Cher. Jewish (from Belarus): habitational name for someone from Lyubin and Lyubny, now in Belarus. Jewish (from Belarus): metronymic from the Yiddish personal name Lube, from eastern Slavic ‘love’.

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

Similar surnames: Dubin, Lukin, Rubin, Lublin, Aubin, Turin, Lubic, Leben, Hulin, Kubin

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Where is the Lubin family from?

You can see how Lubin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lubin family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1861 and 1920. The most Lubin families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 74 Lubin families living in Louisiana. This was about 63% of all the recorded Lubin's in the USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Lubin families in 1880.
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What did your Lubin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lubin. 24% of Lubin men worked as a Salesman and 12% of Lubin women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lubin were Proprietor and Housewife.

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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

  • Salesman
  • Manager
  • Clerk
  • Proprietor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
  • Saleslady
  • Stenographer
  • Housewife
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Passenger Lists

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There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Lubin. For the veterans among your Lubin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lubin lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Lubin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lubin in 1957 was 70, and 81 in 2004.

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