Naber Name Meaning

North German: nickname from Low German Naber ‘neighbor’. Compare Neighbor. Southwestern German: from a personal name given in honor of St. Nabor; or a habitational name from a place in Alsace. In Württemberg there is a place name Nabern, derived from the river name Naber, which might have contributed to the surname. German: occupational name for a maker of wheel hubs, Middle High German nabeger, from nabe ‘hub’.

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

Similar surnames: Haber, Faber, Naser, Kober, Nader, Raber, Nauer, Gaber, Nager, Leber

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Naber Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Grocer

  • Keeping House


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In 1880, the most common Naber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Naber's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Naber. A less common occupation for the Naber family was Keeping House.

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Between 1945 and 2004, Naber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Naber in 1945 was 41, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Naber

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