Jobes Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Job or Jobe.

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


Similar surnames: Jones, Jobe, Nobles, Sones, Roles, Coles, Joles, Lowes, Somes, Bones

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Jobes Family Origin

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Jobes Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    56%
  • Miner (Coal)

    22%
  • Marine Stoker (Seaman)

    11%
  • Quayside Labourer (Dk)

    11%

In 1881, the most common Jobes occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 56% of Jobes's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Miner (Coal) and Marine Stoker (Seaman) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jobes. A less common occupation for the Jobes family was Quayside Labourer (Dk).

Source: Census data for Jobes | Data not to scale

Jobes Historical Records

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Jobes Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Jobes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Jobes in 1944 was 39, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jobes

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