Wobbe Name Meaning

North German: from a short form of various Germanic compound names.

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


Similar surnames: Nobbe, Robbe, Wiebe, Nibbe, Wubben, Wibben, Obee, Tobe, Wolber, Robb

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Wobbe Family Origin

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Wobbe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Teamster

    13%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wobbe family was Carpenter. The most common Wobbe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Wobbe's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wobbe.

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Wobbe Historical Records

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Wobbe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Wobbe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Wobbe in 1960 was 62, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wobbe

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