Dobberstein Family History

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Dobberstein Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a dice maker or a nickname for a dice player, from Middle High German topel ‘die’ + stein ‘stone’, ‘cube’.

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


Similar surnames: Oberstein, Silberstein, Feuerstein, Hottenstein, Winterstein

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Dobberstein Family Origin

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Dobberstein Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Engineer

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Tailor

    9%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dobberstein family was Tailor. Farmer, Engineer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dobberstein. The most common Dobberstein occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Dobberstein's were Farmers.

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Dobberstein Historical Records

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Dobberstein Life Expectancy

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