Taube Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Taube ‘pigeon’, ‘dove’ (Middle High German tube). The German name is either a metonymic occupational name for a keeper of doves or pigeons or a nickname for a mild and gentle person; the Jewish surname is ornamental. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish female personal name Toybe (from Yiddish toyb ‘dove’).

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


Similar surnames: Tauber, Taub, Laube, Traub, Staub, Daube, Dube, Babe, Daub, Aube

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Taube Family Origin

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Taube Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    30%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Brick Jard

    10%
  • Cabinet Maker

    10%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Brick Jard were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Taube. The most common Taube occupation in the USA was Laborer. 30% of Taube's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Taube family was Cabinet Maker.

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Between 1952 and 2004, Taube life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Taube in 1952 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Taube

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