Eben Name Meaning

German (also common in the Czech lands): habitational name for someone from a place of this name in Bavaria.

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


Similar surnames: Eden, Eber, Leben, Eiben, Erben, Ken, Bean, Nebel, Bern, Elbe

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Eben Family Origin

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Eben Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Musician

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Eben occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Eben's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Eben family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Musician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eben.

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Eben Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, Eben life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Eben in 1956 was 39, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eben

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