Dobratz Family History

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Dobratz Name Meaning

German: nickname from Old Slavic dobru ‘good’.

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

Similar surnames: Dobrick, Portz, Dobrin, Potratz, Hollatz, Pobanz, Bratz, Koblitz

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Dobratz Family Origin

Where is the Dobratz family from?

Dobratz Family Occupations

What did your Dobratz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dobratz. The most common Dobratz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Dobratz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dobratz family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Cooper

  • Laborer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dobratz ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dobratz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Dobratz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dobratz 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 273 immigration records available for the last name Dobratz. 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 617 military records available for the last name Dobratz. For the veterans among your Dobratz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dobratz Life Expectancy

What is the average Dobratz lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Dobratz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Dobratz in 1954 was 29, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dobratz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dobratz 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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