Coby Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Compare Cobey. Respelling, under French influence, of German Kobe 2 or of Kober.

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


Similar surnames: Cobey, Coey, Corby, Coy, Copp, Cong, Cober, Joy, Cose, Toby

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Coby Family Origin

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Coby Family Occupations

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  • Agri Labr

    25%
  • Cabman

    25%
  • Charwoman

    25%
  • Labourer

    25%

In 1881, Agri Labr, Cabman and Charwoman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coby. The most common Coby occupation in the UK was Agri Labr. 25% of Coby's were Agri Labrs. A less common occupation for the Coby family was Labourer.

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Coby Historical Records

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Coby Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Coby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Coby in 1959 was 30, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coby

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