Eib Name Meaning

German (Bavarian): habitational name from any of several places called Eib or Eyb.

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


Similar surnames: Eid, Ems, Eis, Erb, Leib, Feig, Heit, Heis, Erk, Wein

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Eib Family Origin

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Eib Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Eib. 13% of Eib men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Eib women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Eib were Mechanic and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    13%
  • Farmer
    6%
  • Farm Operator
    5%
  • Mechanic
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    17%
  • Housekeeper
    10%
  • New Worker
    10%
  • Cook
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Eib Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Eib. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eib 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 189 immigration records available for the last name Eib. 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 Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Eib. For the veterans among your Eib ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eib Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Eib life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Eib in 1954 was 57, and 76 in 2004.

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