Kubo Family History

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Kubo Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘sunken ground’; variously written, mostly with characters used phonetically. Found mostly in western Japan, apparently taken from several habitational names. Many unrelated families descend from various branches of the Taira, Minamoto, and other great families. Czech and Slovak: from a variant of the personal name Kuba, a pet form of Jakub (see Jacob).

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

Similar surnames: Kuba, Kubota, Kube, Kudo, Okubo, Kuno, Uno, Kano, Kubes, Kido

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Kubo Family Origin

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Kubo Family Occupations

What did your Kubo ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Fisherman and Labourer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Kubo. 34% of Kubo men worked as a Fisherman

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Fisherman
  • Labourer
  • Bus Boy
  • Rancher

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer

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

Kubo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kubo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kubo 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Kubo. 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 951 military records available for the last name Kubo. For the veterans among your Kubo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kubo Life Expectancy

What is the average Kubo lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Kubo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Kubo in 1957 was 51, and 67 in 2004.

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