Robbe Family History

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Robbe Name Meaning

North German and Frisian: from the personal name Robbe, a short form of Robert.

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


Similar surnames: Nobbe, Robb, Robe, Robben, Robbie, Wobbe, Dobbe, Kobbe, Robin, Rogge

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Robbe Family Origin

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Robbe Family Occupations

What did your Robbe ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Robbe family was Merchant. The most common Robbe occupation in Canada was Clerk. 33% of Robbe's were Clerks. Clerk and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Robbe.

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  • Clerk

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Merchant

    33%

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

Robbe Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Robbe Life Expectancy

What is the average Robbe lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Robbe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Robbe in 1959 was 35, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Robbe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Robbe 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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