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Wibben Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: variant spelling of Wibem, a patronymic from a derivative of the Germanic personal names Wibert (a compound of wig ‘battle’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘shining’) or Wiboud (a compound of wig ‘battle’ + bald ‘bold’, ‘brave’.

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


Similar surnames: Wibbels, Hibben, Lubben, Wubben, Sebben, Wible, Habben, Wieber, Wiebe

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Wibben Family Origin

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Wibben Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Taylor

    17%

In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wibben. The most common Wibben occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Wibben's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wibben family was Taylor.

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Wibben Life Expectancy

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