Bobel Family History

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Bobel Name Meaning

Dutch and German (Böbel): nickname for a small, insignificant person, from Dutch bobbel ‘pustule’, ‘boil’, German dialect Bebel, Böbbele.

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


Similar surnames: Bobek, Bubel, Zobel, Lobel, Sobel, Habel, Kosel, Boebel, Nobel, Bober

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Bobel Family Origin

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Bobel Family Occupations

What did your Bobel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bobel family was Saloon Keeper. The most common Bobel occupation in the USA was Dressmaker. 25% of Bobel's were Dressmakers. Dressmaker, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bobel.

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  • Dressmaker

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Saloon Keeper

    25%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bobel ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bobel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bobel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bobel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Bobel. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bobel. For the veterans among your Bobel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bobel Life Expectancy

What is the average Bobel lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Bobel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bobel in 1946 was 51, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bobel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bobel ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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