Ribas Family History

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Ribas Name Meaning

Catalan: variant of Ribes, habitational name from any of the places called with Ribes, from Catalan ribes, the plural of riba ‘bank’ (see Riba). Spanish: habitational name from any of the places named with Ribas, from the plural of riba ‘bank’.

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

Similar surnames: Rivas, Riba, Vilas, Rosas, Trias, Rodas, Rios, Bas, Ribar, Riis

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Ribas Family Origin

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Ribas Family Occupations

What did your Ribas ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ribas. 61% of Ribas men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Painter
  • Section Hand
  • Mason

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ribas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ribas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ribas 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Ribas. 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 248 military records available for the last name Ribas. For the veterans among your Ribas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ribas Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Ribas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Ribas in 1951 was 51, and 69 in 2004.

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