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Dabbs Early Origins



The surname Dabbs was first found in Yorkshire where the Assize Rolls of 1219 list Hugo Daubur as holding estates there at that time. A few years later, Robert le Daubar was listed in Berkshire in 1221 and later, Nicholas le Doudur was listed in the Assize Rolls of Lancashire in 1260. [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Reaney, P.H and R.M. Wilson, A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X)

The name was a medieval trade name for someone who was a plasterer. [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
Harrison, Henry, Surnames of the United Kingdom: A Concise Etymological Dictionary Baltimore: Geneological Publishing Company, 2013. Print
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Lowe, Mark Anthony, Patronymica Britannica, A Dictionary of Family Names of the United Kingdom. London: John Russel Smith, 1860. Print.

The Yorkshire Poll Tax Rolls of 1379 list: Willelmus Dauber; Johannes Doweber; and Johannes Douber. [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)


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Dabbs Spelling Variations


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Dabbs Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Dauber, Dawber, Dober, Daber, Dabber, Doberer and others.

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Dabbs Early History


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Dabbs Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Dabbs research. Another 204 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1166, 1455 and 1487 are included under the topic Early Dabbs History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Dabbs Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Dabbs Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Dabbs Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Dabbs In Ireland


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Dabbs In Ireland



Some of the Dabbs family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 78 words (6 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Dabbs Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Edward Dabbs, aged 30, who landed in America from Birmingham, in 1904
  • Albert Dabbs, aged 41, who settled in America from London, in 1906
  • Robert Dabbs, aged 21, who emigrated to the United States from London, England, in 1909
  • Evelyn May Dabbs, aged 21, who emigrated to the United States from Capel, England, in 1909
  • Hugh Dabbs, who settled in America, in 1911
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Dabbs (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Dabbs (post 1700)



  • Sarah Mavis Dabbs (1922-2000), American outfielder in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League in the 1940s
  • James M. Dabbs Jr. (1937-2004), American Social Psychologist and Professor of Psychology at Georgia State University
  • Dutch Dabbs, American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Mississippi 3rd District, 1994 [5]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Carole B. Dabbs, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008; Member of Democratic National Committee from Georgia, 2004-08 [5]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Benjamin Dabbs (b. 1909), English footballer from Oakengates, Shropshire

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Reaney, P.H and R.M. Wilson, A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X)
  2. ^ Harrison, Henry, Surnames of the United Kingdom: A Concise Etymological Dictionary Baltimore: Geneological Publishing Company, 2013. Print
  3. ^ Lowe, Mark Anthony, Patronymica Britannica, A Dictionary of Family Names of the United Kingdom. London: John Russel Smith, 1860. Print.
  4. ^ Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)
  5. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Other References

  1. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
  2. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
  3. Library of Congress. American and English Genealogies in the Library of Congress. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1967. Print.
  4. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
  5. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  6. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
  7. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
  8. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  9. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
  10. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
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The Dabbs Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Dabbs Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

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