Dobyns Family History

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Dobyns Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Dobbins.

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

Similar surnames: Dobbyn, Dobos, Dobey, Robyn, Dolby, Dockins, Cosens, Hoyes, Robers

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Dobyns Family Origin

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Dobyns Family Occupations

What did your Dobyns ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dobyns. 16% of Dobyns men worked as a Farmer and 7% of Dobyns women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dobyns were Carpenter and Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Teacher
  • Clerk
  • Farmer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Dobyns Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Dobyns. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dobyns 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 511 immigration records available for the last name Dobyns. 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 Dobyns. For the veterans among your Dobyns ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dobyns Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Dobyns life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Dobyns in 1955 was 45, and 72 in 2004.

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