Cobo Family History

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Cobo Name Meaning

from a variant of the medieval nickname Calvo ‘bald’ (from Latin calvus). habitational name from any of various minor places. They may have been named from the same word as in 1, referring to a bare and treeless appearance, or alternatively from Late Latin cova ‘hollow’.

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

Similar surnames: Coto, Corbo, Cobos, Bobo, Colo, Lobo, Corby, Cota, Hoo, Coco

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Cobo Family Origin

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Cobo Family Occupations

What did your Cobo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Cobo. 64% of Cobo men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Cobo women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cobo were Mechanic and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Corporal
  • Mechanic

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Typist
  • Housekeeping
  • Bookkeeper

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

Cobo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Cobo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cobo 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Cobo. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 359 military records available for the last name Cobo. For the veterans among your Cobo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cobo Life Expectancy

What is the average Cobo lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Cobo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Cobo in 1957 was 60, and 65 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cobo 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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