Tobie Family History

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Tobie Name Meaning

Patronymic from the personal name Tobias (see Tobias), in an unidentified language.

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

Similar surnames: Tobin, Tobia, Tobe, Obie, Dobie, Toby, Opie, Tobias, Howie, Tonge

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Tobie Family Origin

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Tobie Family Occupations

What did your Tobie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tobie. A less common occupation for the Tobie family was Barding House K.. The most common Tobie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Tobie's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Physician

  • Barding House K.


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

Tobie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Tobie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tobie 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 332 immigration records available for the last name Tobie. 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 347 military records available for the last name Tobie. For the veterans among your Tobie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tobie Life Expectancy

What is the average Tobie lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Tobie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Tobie in 1963 was 81, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tobie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tobie 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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