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Cobbett Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name, either a reduced pet form of Jacob or the older personal name Cutebald, Cubald, a survival of Old English Cu{dh}beald, composed of the elements cu{dh} ‘famous’, ‘well-known’ + beald ‘bold’, ‘brave’.

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


Similar surnames: Corbett, Sibbett, Colbert, Mabbitt, Corlett, Robnett, Cockett

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Cobbett Family Origin

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Cobbett Family Occupations

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  • Works In Shoe Factory

    12%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Painter

    8%

In 1880, the most common Cobbett occupation in the USA was Works In Shoe Factory. 12% of Cobbett's were Works In Shoe Factorys. A less common occupation for the Cobbett family was Painter. Works In Shoe Factory, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cobbett.

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Cobbett Historical Records

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Cobbett Life Expectancy

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Famous Cobbett Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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