Dobin Family History

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Dobin Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female name Dobe, a pet form of Dobre (see Dobrin).

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

Similar surnames: Dobrin, Dobkin, Dorin, Robin, Dubin, Dolin, Lubin, Gobin, Tobin

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Dobin Family Origin

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Dobin Family Occupations

What did your Dobin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Butcher Shop Assistant and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Dobin. 9% of Dobin men worked as a Butcher Shop Assistant and 58% of Dobin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dobin were Dairyman farmer and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Butcher Shop Assistant
  • Cowman
  • Dairy Farmer
  • Dairyman farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Assistant Milk Rown
  • Directors Secreta
  • Domestic Duties

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

Dobin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dobin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dobin 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 942 immigration records available for the last name Dobin. 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 356 military records available for the last name Dobin. For the veterans among your Dobin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dobin Life Expectancy

What is the average Dobin lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Dobin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Dobin in 1961 was 51, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dobin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dobin 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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