Boblitt Family History

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Boblitt Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized form of German Boblitz (see Baublitz). Alternatively, possibly English: from a pet form of the personal name Bob, itself a pet form of Robert.

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

Similar surnames: Babbitt, Bobbitt, Bolte, Mabbitt, Noblett, Pollitt, Bolt, Roblin

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Boblitt Family Origin

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Boblitt Family Occupations

What did your Boblitt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Boblitt occupation in the USA was Clerk In Rr. 25% of Boblitt's were Clerk In Rrs. A less common occupation for the Boblitt family was School Teacher. Clerk In Rr, Farmer and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boblitt.

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  • Clerk In Rr

  • Farmer

  • Merchant

  • School Teacher


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Boblitt ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Boblitt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 515 census records available for the last name Boblitt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boblitt 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 57 immigration records available for the last name Boblitt. 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 112 military records available for the last name Boblitt. For the veterans among your Boblitt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boblitt Life Expectancy

What is the average Boblitt lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Boblitt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Boblitt in 1960 was 38, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boblitt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boblitt 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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