Shibb Family History

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Shibb Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Chubb, Chiba, Shiba, Hebb, Dibb, Hibbs, Gibb, Cribb, Bibb, Hieb

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Shibb Family Origin

Where is the Shibb family from?

Shibb Family Occupations

What did your Shibb ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Silk Mill were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shibb. The most common Shibb occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Shibb's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shibb family was Works Coopershop.

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  • Farmer

  • Silk Mill

  • Works Coopershop


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

Shibb Historical Records

What Shibb family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 36 census records available for the last name Shibb. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shibb 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 7 immigration records available for the last name Shibb. 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 3 military records available for the last name Shibb. For the veterans among your Shibb ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shibb Life Expectancy

What is the average Shibb lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shibb 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shibb

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