Dolby Name Meaning

English or Scandinavian: variant spelling of Dalby.

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


Similar surnames: Colby, Kolby, Dalby, Holby, Dobry, Dolph, Dory, Goldy, Holey, Dovey

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Dolby Family Origin

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Dolby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Brick Maker

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%

In 1881, the most common Dolby occupation in Canada was Farmer. 64% of Dolby's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Brick Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dolby. A less common occupation for the Dolby family was Farm Laborer.

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Dolby Historical Records

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Dolby Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Dolby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Dolby in 1957 was 35, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dolby

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