Robnett Family History

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Robnett Name Meaning

English and French: from Robinet, a pet form of the personal name Robin. Compare Robinette.

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

Similar surnames: Robert, Robinette, Cobbett, Rowlett, Rowett, Robey, Robinett, Jennett

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Robnett Family Origin

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Robnett Family Occupations

What did your Robnett ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Robnett occupation in the UK was Dock Labourer. 50% of Robnett's were Dock Labourers. Dock Labourer and Fitter Steel Works (Ing) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Robnett.

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  • Dock Labourer

  • Fitter Steel Works (Ing)


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Robnett ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Robnett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Robnett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Robnett 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 175 immigration records available for the last name Robnett. 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 Robnett. For the veterans among your Robnett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Robnett Life Expectancy

What is the average Robnett lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Robnett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Robnett in 1952 was 47, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Robnett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Robnett 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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