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Hebble Surname Meaning

English: possibly a variant of Hepple a habitational name from Hepple in Northumberland named from Old English hēope ‘rosehip’ or hēopa ‘bramble’ + halh ‘nook hollow’. Altered form of North German Hebbel a pet form of the female personal name Helburg from hild ‘fight battle’ + burg ‘protection castle’. This surname is found mainly in Schleswig-Holstein.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Kemble, Helle, Hubble, Gobble, Humble, Hebbe, Halle, Dibble, Kibble

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Where is the Hebble family from?

You can see how Hebble families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hebble family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hebble families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there was 1 Hebble family living in Alberta. This was about 50% of all the recorded Hebble's in Canada. Alberta and 1 other province had the highest population of Hebble families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hebble surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hebble ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Hebble. 31% of Hebble men worked as a Salesman and 50% of Hebble women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hebble were Barber and Housewife. .

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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

  • Salesman
  • Proprietor
  • Truck Driver
  • Barber

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hebble. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hebble 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 149 immigration records available for the last name Hebble. 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 340 military records available for the last name Hebble. For the veterans among your Hebble ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hebble lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Hebble life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Hebble in 1963 was 52, and 91 in 2003.

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