Drob Family History

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Drob Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Drab, Grob, Krob, Droz, Drop, Drew, Don, Troy, Aro, Brow

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Drob Family Origin

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Drob Family Occupations

What did your Drob ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Drob occupation in the USA was Peddler. 100% of Drob's were Peddlers.

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  • Peddler


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

Drob Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 329 census records available for the last name Drob. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Drob 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 245 immigration records available for the last name Drob. 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 131 military records available for the last name Drob. For the veterans among your Drob ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Drob Life Expectancy

What is the average Drob lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Drob life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Drob in 1965 was 83, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Drob

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Drob 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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