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Bieber Surname Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German biber German Biber or Yiddish biber ‘beaver’ hence a nickname for someone thought to resemble the animal in some way or a topographic name for someone who lived in a place frequented by beavers or by a field named with this word or a habitational name from any of various placenames in Hesse containing this element. As a Jewish name it is largely artificial. This surname is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine). Compare Beaber Beaver and Beeber .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Biener, Beaber, Bieler, Silber, Sieber, Bieger, Beeber, Bierer

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Where is the Bieber family from?

You can see how Bieber families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bieber family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Bieber families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 7 Bieber families living in London. This was 100% of all the recorded Bieber's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Bieber families in 1891.
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What did your Bieber ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Bieber. 78% of Bieber women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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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.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    78%
  • Domestic Servant
    23%
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What is the average Bieber lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Bieber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bieber in 1956 was 54, and 78 in 2004.

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