Jacobsma Family History

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Jacobsma Name Meaning

Frisian: patronymic from the personal name Jacob.

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


Similar surnames: Jacobs, Jacobson, Jacobsohn, Jacobitz, Jansma, Jacome, Jacob

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Jacobsma Family Origin

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Jacobsma Family Occupations

What did your Jacobsma ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Jacobsma. 55% of Jacobsma men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    55%
  • Farm Laborer
    28%
  • Laborer
    19%

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

Jacobsma Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 441 census records available for the last name Jacobsma. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jacobsma 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 22 immigration records available for the last name Jacobsma. 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 38 military records available for the last name Jacobsma. For the veterans among your Jacobsma ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jacobsma Life Expectancy

What is the average Jacobsma lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Jacobsma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Jacobsma in 1966 was 69, and 66 in 2004.

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