Robberson Family History

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Robberson Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of English Roberson, a patronymic from Robert, which is particularly common in Scotland.

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


Similar surnames: Robertson, Robeson, Giberson, Rollerson, Rogerson, Richerson

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Robberson Family Origin

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Robberson Family Occupations

What did your Robberson ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Farm Help were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Robberson. 36% of Robberson men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Robberson women worked as a Farm Help. Some less common occupations for Americans named Robberson were Proprietor and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    36%
  • Farmer
    28%
  • Farming
    8%
  • Proprietor
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Help
    17%
  • Laundress
    13%
  • Teacher
    10%
  • Housework
    10%

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

Robberson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Robberson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Robberson 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 142 immigration records available for the last name Robberson. 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 848 military records available for the last name Robberson. For the veterans among your Robberson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Robberson Life Expectancy

What is the average Robberson lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Robberson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Robberson in 1949 was 57, and 87 in 2004.

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