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Dobies Name Meaning

Polish: dialect form of Dobiesz, from a pet form of any of the various Old Polish compound personal names beginning with Dobie, as for example Dobiegniew, Dobiemir, Dobies{l-}aw.

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


Similar surnames: Dobis, Dobie, Dobos, Davies, Tobias, Kobes, Dies, Dobbie, Dorries

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Dobies Family Origin

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Dobies Family Occupations

What did your Dobies ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Dobies occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Dobies's were Farmers. Farmer and Son were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dobies.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Son

    50%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dobies ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dobies Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dobies. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dobies 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Dobies. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Dobies. For the veterans among your Dobies ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dobies Life Expectancy

What is the average Dobies lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Dobies life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Dobies in 1959 was 45, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dobies 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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