Tribble Family History

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Tribble Name Meaning

English (Devon): of uncertain origin; perhaps a variant of Dribbel, from a nickname from Middle English drevel, dribil ‘saliva’.

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


Similar surnames: Trible, Pribble, Kibble, Trundle, Crumble, Tribbey, Trindle, Trinkle

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Tribble Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Tribble name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Tribble. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    51%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    18%

  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples

    5%

  • Germanic Europe

    5%

  • Benin/Togo

    4%

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Tribble Family Origin

Where is the Tribble family from?

Tribble Family Occupations

What did your Tribble ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tribble. The most common Tribble occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Tribble's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tribble family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%

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

Tribble Historical Records

What Tribble family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Tribble. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tribble 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Tribble. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Tribble. For the veterans among your Tribble ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tribble Life Expectancy

What is the average Tribble lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Tribble life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Tribble in 1944 was 32, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tribble

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tribble 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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