Dobie Name Meaning

English: variant of Dobbie. Americanized form of Hungarian Dobi from the personal name Dabó (Transylvanian form Dobó), from a pet form of the personal name Dob.

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


Similar surnames: Dobis, Dobbie, Dobbe, Dobies, Noble, Tobin, Robin, Dome, Dobin, Doble

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Dobie Family Origin

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Dobie Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Cultivateur

    20%
  • Going To School

    13%
  • ...Hand

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dobie family was ...Hand. Farmer, Cultivateur and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dobie. The most common Dobie occupation in Canada was Farmer. 35% of Dobie's were Farmers.

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Dobie Historical Records

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Dobie Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Dobie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Dobie in 1945 was 34, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dobie

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