Scobie Family History

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Scobie Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a lost place in Perthshire, named with Gaelic sgolbach ‘thorny place’.

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


Similar surnames: Stobie, Cowie, Scoble, Score, Escobar, Mabie, Soine, Mcrobbie, Mcbee

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Scobie Family Origin

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Scobie Family Occupations

What did your Scobie ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer, Coal Miner and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scobie. A less common occupation for the Scobie family was Joiner. The most common Scobie occupation in the UK was Labourer. 3% of Scobie's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Gardener

    3%
  • Joiner

    3%

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

Scobie Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Scobie Life Expectancy

What is the average Scobie lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Scobie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Scobie in 1962 was 77, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Scobie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Scobie 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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