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 1881, Farmer, Fisherman and Student were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Robbins. A less common occupation for the Robbins family was Laborer. The most common Robbins occupation in Canada was Farmer. 34% of Robbins's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Fisherman

    5%
  • Student

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%

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

Robbins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 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 642 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 1,000 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

What is the average Robbins lifespan?

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

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Robbins 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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