Tubb Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Tubbe, apparently derived from either Old Norse Tubbi or Old English Tubba (an unattested form, evidence for which is found in the place name Tubney, Berkshire). There is no evidence to support the suggestion that it might be a metonymic occupational name or nickname from Middle English tub ‘barrel’.

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


Similar surnames: Tabb, Turk, Babb, Juba, Bubb, Taube, Tuft, Tubbs, Cobb, Clubb

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Tubb Family Origin

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Tubb Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Tubb occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Tubb's were Farmers.

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Tubb Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Tubb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tubb in 1952 was 39, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tubb

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