Lab Name Meaning

German: perhaps a habitational name for someone from Labe in Bohemia or Laabe in Bavaria, both named with German Lab ‘rennet’.

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


Similar surnames: Lay, Laub, Lau, Laib, Lax, Laas, Way, Lam, Lan, Law

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Lab Family Origin

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Lab Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Retired

    50%

In 1881, Farmer and Retired were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lab. The most common Lab occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Lab's were Farmers.

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Lab Historical Records

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Lab Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Lab life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Lab in 1964 was 67, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lab

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