Ribar Family History

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Ribar Name Meaning

Slovak (Rybár), Serbian, Croatian, and Slovenian: occupational name for a fisherman or fish seller, from an agent noun derivative of riba ‘fish’. As a Slovenian surname, Ribar is an obsolete variant of Ribic, which is more frequent. Czech (Ribár): variant of Rybár ‘fisherman’, ‘fish seller’ (see Ryba).

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

Similar surnames: Riba, Sitar, Ribas, Rybak, Rimer, Hribar, Bitar, Reiber, Robar

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Ribar Family Origin

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Ribar Family Occupations

What did your Ribar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ribar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Ribar's were Farmers.

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Ribar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ribar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ribar 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ribar. 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 533 military records available for the last name Ribar. For the veterans among your Ribar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ribar Life Expectancy

What is the average Ribar lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ribar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Ribar in 1962 was 56, and 67 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ribar ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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