Dobner Family History

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Dobner Name Meaning

German (Döbner): habitational name for someone from a place called Döben.

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


Similar surnames: Dubner, Lobner, Dorner, Downer, Rubner, Bolner, Dohner, Danner

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Dobner Family Origin

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Dobner Family Occupations

What did your Dobner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Keeps Dry Goods Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dobner. A less common occupation for the Dobner family was Keeps House. The most common Dobner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Dobner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Keeps Dry Goods Store

    14%
  • Keeps House

    14%

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Dobner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dobner Life Expectancy

What is the average Dobner lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2002, in the United States, Dobner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Dobner in 1944 was 48, and 85 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dobner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dobner 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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