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Tabora Name Meaning

Spanish (Tábora): Spanish spelling of the Portuguese habitational name Távora, from a place so named.

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

Similar surnames: Tabor, Lamora, Zamora, Tavera, Taboada, Samora, Barbera, Carota

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Where is the Tabora family from?

You can see how Tabora families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tabora family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 3 Tabora families living in Kentucky. This was about 38% of all the recorded Tabora's in the USA. Kentucky had the highest population of Tabora families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Tabora surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Tabora ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Tabora. .

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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

  • Laborer
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Census Records

There are 86 census records available for the last name Tabora. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tabora 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 260 immigration records available for the last name Tabora. 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 43 military records available for the last name Tabora. For the veterans among your Tabora ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Tabora lifespan?

Between 1972 and 2003, in the United States, Tabora life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Tabora in 1972 was 37, and 80 in 2003.

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