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Dube Surname Meaning

French (Dubé): habitational name with fused preposition and definite article du ‘from the’ for someone from Le Bé the name of several places in northwestern France. Compare Duba 3 Dubay 1 Dubey 1 Dubie 2 and Duby Breton (Dubé also Le Dubé): nickname from dube a term denoting a kind of pigeon. North German: variant of Duwe . Germanized form of Sorbian Czech Polish and Slovak Duba or Dub ‘oak’. Indian (northern states; pronounced as two syllables): Brahmin name from Sanskrit dvivedī ‘one who knows (or has mastered) two Vedas’ from dvi ‘two’ + veda ‘Veda knowledge’. This name is a cognate of Gujarati Dave and sometimes appears in the form Dwivedi .

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


Similar surnames: Duke, Due, Dub, Duwe, Rube, Duby, Duhe, Mule, Daube, Duin

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Where is the Dube family from?

You can see how Dube families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dube family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Dube families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1891 there were 10 Dube families living in Yorkshire. This was about 37% of all the recorded Dube's in United Kingdom. Yorkshire had the highest population of Dube families in 1891.
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What did your Dube ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Dube. 100% of Dube 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
    100%
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Census Records

There are 69,000 census records available for the last name Dube. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dube census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Dube. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Dube. For the veterans among your Dube ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dube lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Dube life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Dube in 1946 was 46, and 72 in 2004.

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