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Dober Family History

Dober Name Meaning
German: from a byname from an agent derivative of Swabian toben, töben ‘to rant and rage’.

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

17,741 Historical Documents with Dober on Ancestry.com
6,625 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
496 Military Records
815 Immigration Records
3,507 Census and Voter Lists
6,298 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Dober Families

  • Number of Dober families
     9 - 16
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Dober families
     13 - 23
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Dober last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Dober census records

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Dober Family Origin

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Dober Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Dober

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Dober Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Dober census records

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Dober Civil War Service Records

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