Bobel Name Meaning

Dutch and German (Böbel): nickname for a small, insignificant person, from Dutch bobbel ‘pustule’, ‘boil’, German dialect Bebel, Böbbele.

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


Similar surnames: Bobek, Bubel, Zobel, Lobel, Sobel, Habel, Kosel, Boebel, Nobel, Bober

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Bobel Family Origin

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Bobel Family Occupations

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  • Dressmaker

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Saloon Keeper

    25%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bobel family was Saloon Keeper. The most common Bobel occupation in the USA was Dressmaker. 25% of Bobel's were Dressmakers. Dressmaker, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bobel.

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Bobel Historical Records

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Bobel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Bobel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bobel in 1946 was 51, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bobel

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