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Tarbet Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place named with Gaelic tairbeart ‘narrow isthmus’, ‘portage’, as for example, Tarbert on Loch Fyne in Argyll or Tarbat in Easter Ross.

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

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Tarbet Family Origin

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Tarbet Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Farms

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farming

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Farms and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tarbet. The most common Tarbet occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Tarbet's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tarbet family was Farming.

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Tarbet Historical Records

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Tarbet Life Expectancy

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