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Thibert Name Meaning

French: from the ancient Germanic personal name Theodberht composed of the elements theod ‘people’ and berht ‘bright’.

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


Similar surnames: Tabbert, Tolbert, Hilbert, Hubert, Deibert, Seibert, Talbert, Hiebert

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Where is the Thibert family from?

You can see how Thibert families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Thibert family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Thibert families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1880 there were 13 Thibert families living in Wisconsin. This was about 41% of all the recorded Thibert's in USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Thibert families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Thibert surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Thibert ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Thibert. 28% of Thibert men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Thibert women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Thibert were Taxi Driver and Stenographer. .

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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
    28%
  • Carpenter
    23%
  • Salesman
    14%
  • Taxi Driver
    10%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
    20%
  • Housekeeper
    20%
  • Housewife
    20%
  • Stenographer
    20%
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Thibert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thibert 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 768 immigration records available for the last name Thibert. 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 442 military records available for the last name Thibert. For the veterans among your Thibert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Thibert lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Thibert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Thibert in 1950 was 44, and 81 in 2004.

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