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Probert Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Roppert ‘son of Robert’ (see Robert).

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


Similar surnames: Roberts, Robert, Froberg, Roberto, Robart, Robbert, Roberti, Rubert

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Probert Family Origin

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Probert Family Occupations

What did your Probert ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Probert occupation in Canada was Do. 20% of Probert's were Dos. Do, Clerl and Engine Driver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Probert. A less common occupation for the Probert family was Farmer.

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  • Do

    20%
  • Clerl

    10%
  • Engine Driver

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Probert ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Probert Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Probert Life Expectancy

What is the average Probert lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Probert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Probert in 1957 was 65, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Probert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Probert 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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