Dobbie Family History

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Dobbie Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: from a pet form of the personal name Robert.

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


Similar surnames: Hobbie, Robbie, Dobbin, Dobbe, Dobie, Dobkin, Gebbie, Nobbe, Robbe

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Dobbie Family Origin

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Dobbie Family Occupations

What did your Dobbie ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Income were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Dobbie. 19% of Dobbie men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Dobbie women worked as an Income. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dobbie were Income and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    19%
  • Laborer
    6%
  • Labourer
    6%
  • Income
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Income
    13%
  • Operator
    13%
  • Teacher
    13%
  • Housewife
    9%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Dobbie Historical Records

What Dobbie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Dobbie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dobbie 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Dobbie. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Dobbie. For the veterans among your Dobbie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dobbie Life Expectancy

What is the average Dobbie lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Dobbie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Dobbie in 1958 was 34, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dobbie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dobbie 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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