Timbs Family History

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Timbs Name Meaning

English: apparently an altered spelling of Timms.

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

Similar surnames: Times, Tomb, Mimbs, Tombs, Timms, Tiggs, Tims, Mimms, Tams, Nims

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Timbs Family Origin

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Timbs Family Occupations

What did your Timbs ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Timbs. The most common Timbs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Timbs's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Timbs family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Timbs ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Timbs Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Timbs. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Timbs census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 687 immigration records available for the last name Timbs. 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 Card

There are 633 military records available for the last name Timbs. For the veterans among your Timbs ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Timbs Life Expectancy

What is the average Timbs lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Timbs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Timbs in 1959 was 56, and 67 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Timbs ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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