Robbins Family History

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Robbins Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Robin.

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


Similar surnames: Robins, Dobbins, Robbin, Hobbins, Cobbins, Rollins, Robin, Dobbin

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Robbins Family Origin

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Robbins Family Occupations

What did your Robbins ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Robbins. 29% of Robbins men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Robbins women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Robbins were Carpenter and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    29%
  • Labourer
    9%
  • Laborer
    6%
  • Carpenter
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
    13%
  • Student
    13%
  • Stenographer
    11%
  • Operator
    9%

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

Robbins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 397,000 census records available for the last name Robbins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Robbins 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 37,000 immigration records available for the last name Robbins. 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 79,000 military records available for the last name Robbins. For the veterans among your Robbins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Robbins Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Robbins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Robbins in 1940 was 35, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Robbins

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