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Babic Name Meaning

Serbian and Croatian (Babic); Slovenian, Czech, and Slovak (all Babic): metronymic or a nickname from baba ‘(old) woman’, ‘grandmother’, denoting a descendant of an older woman, or a child raised by a grandmother. With a long rising accent, this is a Bosnian name from Turkish babo ‘grandfather’. Compare Babich.

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


Similar surnames: Babin, Babich, Babicz, Baba, Babe, Bobik, Bobich, Babik, Bozic, Basic

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Where is the Babic family from?

You can see how Babic families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Babic family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 11 Babic families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 22% of all the recorded Babic's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Babic families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Babic surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Babic ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Babic. 80% of Babic men worked as a Laborer.

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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.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    80%
  • Bartender
    10%
  • Manager
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    100%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Babic. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Babic 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Babic. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Babic. For the veterans among your Babic ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Babic lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Babic life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Babic in 1958 was 49, and 73 in 2004.

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