Wubben Family History

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Wubben Name Meaning

North German (Wübben): from a Frisian short form of a Germanic personal name formed with walt ‘rule’, ‘power’ or wolf ‘wolf’ as the first element.

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


Similar surnames: Ubben, Lubben, Wibben, Sebben, Gebben, Wuebben, Hibben, Wobbe

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Wubben Family Origin

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Wubben Family Occupations

What did your Wubben ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wubben occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Wubben's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wubben family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wubben.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • At Home

    14%
  • Carpenter

    14%

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Wubben Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wubben. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wubben 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Wubben. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Wubben. For the veterans among your Wubben ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wubben Life Expectancy

What is the average Wubben lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Wubben life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Wubben in 1962 was 56, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wubben

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wubben 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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