Dobbert Family History

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Dobbert Name Meaning

Eastern German: (of Slavic origin) possibly a derivative of Old Slavic dobru ‘good’. German: from a short form of the Germanic name Theudobert, Old High German Thiotprecht, (from diot ‘people’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘shining’).

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

Similar surnames: Tabbert, Deibert, Dibbern, Gobert, Obert, Dobler, Dobert, Robert

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Dobbert Family Origin

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Dobbert Family Occupations

What did your Dobbert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dobbert family was Painter. The most common Dobbert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Dobbert's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Express Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dobbert.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Express Man

  • Painter


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Dobbert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dobbert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dobbert 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 396 immigration records available for the last name Dobbert. 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 587 military records available for the last name Dobbert. For the veterans among your Dobbert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dobbert Life Expectancy

What is the average Dobbert lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Dobbert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Dobbert in 1963 was 63, and 37 in 2004.

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