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Humble Name Meaning

English (mainly northeast): nickname for a meek or lowly person, from Middle English, Old French (h)umble (Latin humilis ‘lowly’, a derivative of humus ‘ground’). French (also Humblé): from a short pet form of the personal name Humbert.

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


Similar surnames: Humbles, Rumbley, Crumble, Hubble, Kemble, Trumble, Huddle, Gamble

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Humble Family Origin

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Humble Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Attends School

    17%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Clerk

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Humble family was Clerk. Farmer, Attends School and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Humble. The most common Humble occupation in Canada was Farmer. 42% of Humble's were Farmers.

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Humble Historical Records

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Humble Life Expectancy

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