Robben Family History

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Robben Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from the personal name Robbe.

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


Similar surnames: Robbe, Ubben, Lubben, Robson, Tebben, Raben, Gribben, Robin, Rosen

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Robben Family Origin

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Robben Family Occupations

What did your Robben ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Robben family was Keeping House. Grocer, Barber and Boot Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Robben. The most common Robben occupation in the USA was Grocer. 18% of Robben's were Grocers.

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  • Grocer

    18%
  • Barber

    9%
  • Boot Maker

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Robben Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Robben. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Robben 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Robben. 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 Robben. For the veterans among your Robben ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Robben Life Expectancy

What is the average Robben lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Robben life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Robben in 1963 was 70, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Robben

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Robben 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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