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Robles Name Meaning

Spanish: topographic name from the plural of roble ‘oak’, or a habitational name from Los Robles in Lleón, named from the same word.

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


Similar surnames: Roble, Roblee, Robley, Noble, Toles, Roles, Doble, Rowles, Dobler

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Where is the Robles family from?

You can see how Robles families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Robles family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Robles families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Robles family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Robles's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Robles families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Robles surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Robles ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Robles. 29% of Robles men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Robles women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Robles were Labor and Laborer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    29%
  • Labrador
    7%
  • Farm Laborer
    5%
  • Labor
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    8%
  • Housekeeper
    7%
  • Maid
    6%
  • Laborer
    5%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 26,000 immigration records available for the last name Robles. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Robles. For the veterans among your Robles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Robles lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Robles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Robles in 1944 was 28, and 70 in 2004.

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