Doby Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of the personal name Dobbe. Hungarian: habitational name for someone from a place called Dob in Sabolcs-Szatmár county, or Doba in Veszprém county.

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


Similar surnames: Dory, Duby, Darby, Dome, Dobb, Roby, Dobry, Doe, Dock, Toby

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Doby Family Origin

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Doby Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Sailor

    17%
  • Sea Caaptain

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Doby family was Sea Caaptain. The most common Doby occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 17% of Doby's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Farmer and Sailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Doby.

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Doby Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Doby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Doby in 1951 was 36, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doby

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