Hobbins Family History

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Hobbins Name Meaning

English (mainly West Midlands): patronymic from a pet form of the medieval personal name Hobb (see Hobbs).

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

Similar surnames: Cobbins, Hobbs, Gubbins, Hobbie, Tomkins, Hobson, Hopkins, Hodgins

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Hobbins Family Origin

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Hobbins Family Occupations

What did your Hobbins ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hobbins family was Gardner. Agricultural Labourer, Engine Fitter and Charwoman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hobbins. The most common Hobbins occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Hobbins's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Engine Fitter

  • Charwoman

  • Gardner


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

Hobbins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Hobbins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hobbins 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hobbins. 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 Hobbins. For the veterans among your Hobbins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hobbins Life Expectancy

What is the average Hobbins lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Hobbins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Hobbins in 1960 was 40, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hobbins

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hobbins 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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