Tarbox Family History

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Tarbox Name Meaning

English (now mainly Bedfordshire): habitational name from Tarbock Green, formerly in Lancashire, now in Merseyside, named in Old English with þorn ‘thorn tree’ + broc ‘brook’, ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Tabor, Barton, Throop, Garton, Marton, Marlow, Tabb, Tarbet, Talbot

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Tarbox Family Origin

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Tarbox Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tarbox. A less common occupation for the Tarbox family was Laborer. The most common Tarbox occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Tarbox's were Farmers.

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Tarbox Historical Records

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Tarbox Life Expectancy

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