Squibb Family History

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Squibb Name Meaning

English: perhaps a nickname for a sarcastic, witty, or spiteful person, from early modern English squibbe ‘lampoon’, ‘satirical attack’. The word, which is probably of imitative origin, is not recorded until the 16th century; the original sense was ‘firework’.

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


Similar surnames: Squire, Sabb, Sluis, Skube, Clubb, Quimby, Stubbs, Skibbe, Suba

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Squibb Family Origin

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Squibb Family Occupations

What did your Squibb ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Squibb. A less common occupation for the Squibb family was Laborer. The most common Squibb occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Squibb's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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

Squibb Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Squibb. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Squibb 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Squibb. 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 Squibb. For the veterans among your Squibb ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Squibb Life Expectancy

What is the average Squibb lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Squibb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Squibb in 1953 was 45, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Squibb

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Squibb 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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