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Stibbe Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from a place so named in West Prussia.

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


Similar surnames: Stubbe, Stile, Skibbe, Stobbe, Kibbe, Stipe, Staple, Nibbe, Stobie

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Where is the Stibbe family from?

You can see how Stibbe families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Stibbe family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Stibbe families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 9 Stibbe families living in Indiana. This was about 90% of all the recorded Stibbe's in the USA. Indiana had the highest population of Stibbe families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Stibbe surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Stibbe ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Stibbe. 40% of Stibbe men worked as a Farmer.

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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
    40%
  • Labor
    11%
  • Carpenter
    11%
  • Laborer
    11%
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What Stibbe family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Stibbe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stibbe 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 682 immigration records available for the last name Stibbe. 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 295 military records available for the last name Stibbe. For the veterans among your Stibbe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Stibbe lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Stibbe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Stibbe in 1961 was 67, and 83 in 2004.

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