Stobie Family History

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Stobie Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Stobo near Peebles in southern Scotland, so called from Old English stubb ‘tree stump’ + holh ‘hollow’ or halh ‘nook’, ‘recess’.

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


Similar surnames: Stowe, Scobie, Stubbe, Tobin, Stone, Stokke, Stoop, Stibbe, Tobe

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Stobie Family Origin

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Stobie Family Occupations

What did your Stobie ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Packer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Stobie. 37% of Stobie men worked as a Farmer and 67% of Stobie women worked as a Packer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stobie were Blacksmith and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    37%
  • Labourer
    11%
  • Agent
    6%
  • Blacksmith
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Packer
    67%
  • Maid
    34%

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

Stobie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Stobie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stobie 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Stobie. 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 960 military records available for the last name Stobie. For the veterans among your Stobie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stobie Life Expectancy

What is the average Stobie lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Stobie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Stobie in 1953 was 51, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stobie

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