Cober Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Kober.

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


Similar surnames: Cobert, Cobern, Cofer, Sober, Comer, Cover, Cobler, Tober, Coger

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Cober Family Origin

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Cober Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Coal Dealer

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Cober occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Cober's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cober. A less common occupation for the Cober family was Coal Dealer.

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Cober Historical Records

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Cober Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Cober life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Cober in 1964 was 77, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cober

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