Dolbow Family History

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Dolbow Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of the common Swedish topographic name Dalbo ‘valley farm’. Compare Dalby.

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


Similar surnames: Low, Dobos, Solow, Dollar, Dubow, Dalton, Dolak, Debow, Dobbie

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Dolbow Family Origin

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Dolbow Family Occupations

What did your Dolbow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dolbow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Dolbow's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dolbow. A less common occupation for the Dolbow family was Butcher.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Laborer

    24%
  • Fisherman

    6%
  • Butcher

    3%

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Dolbow Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dolbow Life Expectancy

What is the average Dolbow lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Dolbow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Dolbow in 1961 was 70, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dolbow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dolbow 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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