Bobo Name Meaning

Altered form of a French (Huguenot) name, probably Bobeaux, which is unexplained. Spanish: nickname for a sufferer from a speech defect, from Spanish bobo ‘stammering’ (Latin balbus). Hungarian (Bobó): from the old secular personal name Bobó.

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


Similar surnames: Bodo, Bono, Bobe, Lobo, Boso, Boros, Bob, Boro, Como, Bodi

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Bobo Family Origin

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Bobo Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    60%
  • Farmer

    40%

In 1881, Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bobo. The most common Bobo occupation in Canada was Laborer. 60% of Bobo's were Laborers.

Source: Census data for Bobo | Data not to scale

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Bobo Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Bobo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Bobo in 1944 was 54, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bobo

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