Robe Name Meaning

French (Robé), English, and North German: from a short form of Robert.

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


Similar surnames: Rode, Robbe, Robey, Rowe, Rohe, Rose, Roe, Rube, Robb, Kobe

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Robe Family Origin

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Robe Family Occupations

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  • Shoemaker

    10%
  • Annuitant

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Charwoman

    5%

In 1881, Shoemaker, Annuitant and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Robe. The most common Robe occupation in the UK was Shoemaker. 10% of Robe's were Shoemakers. A less common occupation for the Robe family was Charwoman.

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Robe Historical Records

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Robe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Robe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Robe in 1952 was 41, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Robe

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