Kobes Name Meaning

German (also Köbes): from a pet form of the personal name Jakob (see Jacob).

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


Similar surnames: Kobs, Kobe, Kobus, Kober, Kubes, Kube, Koubek, Sobus, Kosek, Kotas

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Kobes Family Origin

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Kobes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Beer Bottler

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

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In 1880, Farmer and Beer Bottler were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kobes. A less common occupation for the Kobes family was Laborer. The most common Kobes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Kobes's were Farmers.

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Kobes Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Kobes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Kobes in 1955 was 48, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kobes

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