Tobler Family History

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Tobler Name Meaning

South German (especially Swiss): topographic name for someone who lived near a ravine or gorge, from Middle High German southern dialect tobel ‘gorge’ + -er, suffix denoting an inhabitant.

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

Similar surnames: Dobler, Thaler, Doble, Pooler, Tober, Toller, Boller, Kobler, Koller

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Tobler Family Origin

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Tobler Family Occupations

What did your Tobler ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Retired and Paid Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Tobler. 50% of Tobler women worked as a Paid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Retired

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Paid Domestic
  • U D Dutie

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

Tobler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Tobler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tobler 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Tobler. 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 Tobler. For the veterans among your Tobler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tobler Life Expectancy

What is the average Tobler lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Tobler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Tobler in 1949 was 50, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tobler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tobler 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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