Treiber Family History

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Treiber Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from an agent derivative of Middle High German triben, German treiben, Yiddish traybn ‘to drive’. In some cases this name may have denoted someone who floated logs down a river.

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

Similar surnames: Reiber, Tretter, Preiser, Reifer, Kreiser, Kreiter, Kleiber, Reider

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Treiber Family Origin

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Treiber Family Occupations

What did your Treiber ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Treiber family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Treiber. The most common Treiber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Treiber's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Clerk In Store

  • Laborer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Treiber ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Treiber Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Treiber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Treiber 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 Treiber. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Treiber. For the veterans among your Treiber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Treiber Life Expectancy

What is the average Treiber lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Treiber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Treiber in 1954 was 47, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Treiber

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Treiber 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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