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Dobbin Name Meaning

English, northern Irish, and Scottish: from a pet form of Robin, which is itself a pet form of Robert.

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


Similar surnames: Dobbie, Robin, Tobin, Dobkin, Roblin, Robbin, Dobie, Dobin, Hobbie

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Dobbin Family Origin

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Dobbin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Student

    10%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Bookkeeper

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Student and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dobbin. The most common Dobbin occupation in Canada was Farmer. 59% of Dobbin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dobbin family was Bookkeeper.

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Dobbin Historical Records

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Dobbin Life Expectancy

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