Cobler Family History

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Cobler Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a cobbler, Middle English cobeler. Probably an Americanized spelling of German Kobler.

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

Similar surnames: Coble, Cotler, Comer, Cutler, Cooper, Coley, Coller, Cooler, Coler

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Cobler Family Origin

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Cobler Family Occupations

What did your Cobler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cobler. The most common Cobler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Cobler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cobler family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Cobler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Cobler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cobler 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 227 immigration records available for the last name Cobler. 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 Cobler. For the veterans among your Cobler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cobler Life Expectancy

What is the average Cobler lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Cobler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Cobler in 1948 was 37, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cobler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cobler 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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