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Sober Family History

Sober Name Meaning
Northeastern English: nickname for a person of moderate habits, or a teetotaler.Slovenian (Šober): Slovenian spelling of German Schober.Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Sauber.

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

42,742 Historical Documents with Sober on Ancestry.com
8,706 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,120 Military Records
812 Immigration Records
6,607 Census and Voter Lists
25,497 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Sober Families

  • Number of Sober families
     26 - 50
     9 - 25
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Sober families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Sober last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Sober census records

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Sober Family Origin

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Sober Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Sober families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Sober

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Sober Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Sober census records

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Sober Civil War Service Records

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