Mobbs Name Meaning

English (Norfolk): metronymic from the medieval female personal name Mab(be) (see Mapp 1).

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


Similar surnames: Nobbs, Hobbs, Robbs, Hibbs, Mabb, Dobb, Dobbe, Moors, Tubbs, Cobb

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Mobbs Family Origin

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Mobbs Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Butcher

    3%
  • Farm Labourer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Mobbs occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Mobbs's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Mobbs family was Farm Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Blacksmith and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mobbs.

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Mobbs Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Mobbs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Mobbs in 1955 was 45, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mobbs

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