Dobbyn Family History

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Dobbyn Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Dobbin.

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


Similar surnames: Dobyns, Dobry, Dolby, Robbin, Dobey, Dobbin, Dory, Dobbins, Robyn

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Dobbyn Family Origin

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Dobbyn Family Occupations

What did your Dobbyn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dobbyn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Dobbyn's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dobbyn family was Merchant. Farmer, Act Fancy Goods Dealer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dobbyn.

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Act Fancy Goods Dealer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Merchant

    13%

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

Dobbyn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dobbyn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dobbyn 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 Dobbyn. 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 Dobbyn. For the veterans among your Dobbyn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dobbyn Life Expectancy

What is the average Dobbyn lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Dobbyn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Dobbyn in 1952 was 32, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dobbyn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dobbyn 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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