Nabors Family History

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Nabors Name Meaning

Variant of English Neighbor.

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

Similar surnames: Nabours, Nabers, Taborn, Acors, Babers, Boys, Amos, Mars, Moors

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Nabors Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Nabors name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Nabors. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Germanic Europe


  • Benin/Togo


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Nabors Family Origin

Where is the Nabors family from?

Nabors Family Occupations

What did your Nabors ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nabors occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Nabors's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nabors. A less common occupation for the Nabors family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


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

Nabors Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Nabors. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nabors 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 362 immigration records available for the last name Nabors. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Nabors. For the veterans among your Nabors ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nabors Life Expectancy

What is the average Nabors lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Nabors life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Nabors in 1943 was 24, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nabors 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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