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Tibbals Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the common medieval personal name Tebald, Tibalt (see Theobald).

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


Similar surnames: Tibbs, Tibbett, Dibble, Tibbetts, Sibbald, Wibbels, Hibbs, Tubbs

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Where is the Tibbals family from?

You can see how Tibbals families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tibbals family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Tibbals families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 7 Tibbals families living in British Columbia. This was 100% of all the recorded Tibbals's in Canada. British Columbia had the highest population of Tibbals families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Tibbals surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Tibbals ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Tibbals. 16% of Tibbals men worked as a Salesman and 28% of Tibbals women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tibbals were Manager and Secretary.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    16%
  • Clerk
    12%
  • Carpenter
    12%
  • Manager
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    28%
  • Teacher
    28%
  • Clerk
    17%
  • Secretary
    17%
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Tibbals. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tibbals census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 313 immigration records available for the last name Tibbals. 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 Cards

There are 743 military records available for the last name Tibbals. For the veterans among your Tibbals ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Tibbals lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Tibbals life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tibbals in 1963 was 77, and 92 in 2004.

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