Shobe Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German and Swiss German Schaub or of its variant spelling Schöbe.

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


Similar surnames: Shober, Shonk, Shoop, Shane, Shore, Shope, Shobert, Shorb, Soble

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Shobe Family Origin

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Shobe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shobe. A less common occupation for the Shobe family was Farm Laborer. The most common Shobe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Shobe's were Farmers.

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Shobe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Shobe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Shobe in 1948 was 37, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shobe

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