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Bobbitt Family History

Bobbitt Name Meaning
English: from a pet form of Bobb (see Bubb).

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

269,774 Historical Documents with Bobbitt on Ancestry
35,767 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
5,902 Military Records
534 Immigration Records
19,245 Census and Voter Lists
208,326 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Bobbitt Families

  • Number of Bobbitt families
     56 - 109
     19 - 55
     1 - 18
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Bobbitt families
     10 - 18
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Bobbitt last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Bobbitt census records

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Bobbitt Family Origin

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Bobbitt Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Bobbitt

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Bobbitt Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Bobbitt census records

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Bobbitt Civil War Service Records

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