Nobbe Family History

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Nobbe Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Nobb, from the medieval personal name Hob, a pet form of Robert.North German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with not ‘distress’, ‘forse’.

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


Similar surnames: Noble, Nibbe, Kobbe, Robbe, Dobbe, Obee, Dobie, Notte, Nobbs, Wobbe

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Nobbe Family Origin

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Nobbe Family Occupations

What did your Nobbe ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Gas Engineer manager and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Nobbe. 8% of Nobbe men worked as a Gas Engineer manager and 47% of Nobbe women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nobbe were Iron Steel Merchants La and Laboraty Assistant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Gas Engineer manager
    8%
  • House Decorato Biuldus Labourer
    8%
  • Insurance Agent
    8%
  • Iron Steel Merchants La
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    47%
  • Domestic Servant
    16%
  • Household Duties
    8%
  • Laboraty Assistant
    8%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Nobbe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nobbe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nobbe 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 790 immigration records available for the last name Nobbe. 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 Nobbe. For the veterans among your Nobbe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nobbe Life Expectancy

What is the average Nobbe lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Nobbe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Nobbe in 1956 was 53, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nobbe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nobbe 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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