Sobota Family History

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Sobota Name Meaning

from Polish and Czech Sobota ‘Saturday’, a name bestowed on or taken by someone who was born, baptized, or registered on a Saturday, especially an adult convert to Christianity. derivative of the personal name Sobieslaw (see Sobczak).

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


Similar surnames: Sobotka, Sobotta, Sobon, Tobola, Kubota, Swoboda, Sobus, Rokita

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Sobota Family Origin

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Sobota Family Occupations

What did your Sobota ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sobota. 32% of Sobota men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Sobota women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sobota were Labor and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    32%
  • Farmer
    14%
  • Truck Driver
    8%
  • Labor
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    17%
  • Maid
    17%
  • Waitress
    17%
  • Stenographer
    17%

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

Sobota Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sobota. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sobota 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 853 immigration records available for the last name Sobota. 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 Sobota. For the veterans among your Sobota ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sobota Life Expectancy

What is the average Sobota lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Sobota life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Sobota in 1951 was 50, and 81 in 2004.

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