Urbas Family History

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Urbas Name Meaning

Polish (Urbas), Slovenian, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from a derivative of the personal name Urban. The reason for its adoption as a surname by Jews (who never used it as a personal name) is unknown.

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

Similar surnames: Urban, Kuras, Arias, Ras, Orban, Durban, Bas, Kubas, Urbain, Buras

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Urbas Family Origin

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Urbas Family Occupations

What did your Urbas ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Machine Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Urbas. 14% of Urbas men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Urbas women worked as a Machine Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Urbas were Butcher and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Machinist
  • Miner
  • Butcher

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Machine Operator
  • Maid
  • Sales Clerk
  • Stenographer

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

Urbas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Urbas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Urbas 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 710 immigration records available for the last name Urbas. 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 830 military records available for the last name Urbas. For the veterans among your Urbas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Urbas Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Urbas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Urbas in 1948 was 46, and 87 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Urbas 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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