Roberds Family History

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Roberds Name Meaning

English: variant of Roberts.

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

Similar surnames: Robards, Robers, Robirds, Sobers, Roberts, Cords, Babers, Rogers

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Roberds Family Origin

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Roberds Family Occupations

What did your Roberds ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Roberds. 23% of Roberds men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Roberds women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Roberds were Stock Farming and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farming
  • Stock Farming

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife
  • Housework
  • Teacher

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

Roberds Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Roberds. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roberds 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 250 immigration records available for the last name Roberds. 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 Roberds. For the veterans among your Roberds ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roberds Life Expectancy

What is the average Roberds lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Roberds life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Roberds in 1957 was 54, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roberds 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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