Yob Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German or Hungarian Job.

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


Similar surnames: Job, Yoe, Yox, Yoes, Yax, Yow, Yori, Yan, Robl, Stob

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Yob Family Origin

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Yob Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Yob occupation in the USA was Marble Cutter. 100% of Yob's were Marble Cutters.

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  • Marble Cutter

    100%

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Yob Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Yob Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Yob life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Yob in 1942 was 46, and 83 in 2004.

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