Ubben Name Meaning

North German (Frisian): patronymic from Frisian Ubbe, a reduced form of a Germanic personal name beginning with od- ‘property’, ‘possessions’.

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


Similar surnames: Wubben, Lubben, Ebben, Uebel, Sebben, Gebben, Hibben, Ebsen, Eiben

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Ubben Family Origin

Where is the Ubben family from?

SHOW MORE

Ubben Family Occupations

What did your Ubben ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    44%
  • Carpenter

    22%
  • Grocer

    11%
  • Housekeeper

    11%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ubben. The most common Ubben occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Ubben's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ubben family was Housekeeper.

Source: Census data for Ubben | Data not to scale

Ubben Historical Records

What Ubben family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Ubben ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Ubben

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Ubben Life Expectancy

What is the average Ubben lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ubben 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Ubben life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ubben in 1963 was 71, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ubben

Famous Ubben Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Look up another name