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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

What did your Dobis ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farming

    50%
  • Store Clerk

    50%

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Dobis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dobis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dobis 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Dobis. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Dobis. For the veterans among your Dobis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dobis Life Expectancy

What is the average Dobis lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dobis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dobis 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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