Kobs Name Meaning

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

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


Similar surnames: Kobes, Kops, Kobe, Kobus, Koba, Koss, Kos, Kober, Kors, Kubes

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Kobs Family Origin

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Kobs Family Occupations

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  • Schoemaker

    100%

In 1881, the most common Kobs occupation in the UK was Schoemaker. 100% of Kobs's were Schoemakers.

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Kobs Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, Kobs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Kobs in 1953 was 66, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kobs

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