Dobis Name Meaning

Czech (Dobiš): variant of Dobiaš (see Dobias). Lithuanian: from Lithuanian Duoba or Polish Doba, a shortened form of a traditional Slavic personal name beginning with the element dob ‘courageous’, ‘noble’, for example Dobeslav (Polish Dobieslaw).

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


Similar surnames: Dobos, Dobish, Dobie, Dobies, Dobias, Donis, Doris, Dobesh, Dobry

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Dobis Family Origin

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Dobis Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    50%
  • Store Clerk

    50%

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In 1881, the most common Dobis occupation in Canada was Farming. 50% of Dobis's were Farmings. Farming and Store Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dobis.

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Dobis Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Dobis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Dobis in 1944 was 29, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dobis

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