Bober Name Meaning

Eastern German and Jewish (from Ukraine and Poland): from Polish bóbr ‘beaver’, Yiddish bober, applied as an ornamental name or as a nickname for someone thought to resemble the animal in some way.

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


Similar surnames: Bobek, Hober, Boxer, Kober, Ober, Tober, Boker, Bobe, Sober, Beber

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Bober Family Origin

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Bober Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Rafting Timber

    13%

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In 1880, Farm Laborer, Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bober. A less common occupation for the Bober family was Rafting Timber. The most common Bober occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 25% of Bober's were Farm Laborers.

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Bober Historical Records

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Bober Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Bober life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bober in 1952 was 53, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bober

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