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Kobus Family History

Kobus Name Meaning
Polish, Czech, Dutch, and German: from a pet form of the personal name Jakobus (Czech Jakub) (see Jacob).Polish and Jewish (from Poland): nickname from kobus ‘falcon’.

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

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6,693 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,145 Military Records
871 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Kobus Families

  • Number of Kobus families
     14 - 26
     5 - 13
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Kobus Family Origin

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Kobus Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Kobus

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Kobus Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Kobus census records

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Kobus Civil War Service Records

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