Dobey Name Meaning

English: variant of Dobbie. Americanized spelling of Hungarian Dobi (see Dobie).

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

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Dobey Family Origin

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Dobey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Field Hand

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dobey family was Field Hand. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dobey. The most common Dobey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Dobey's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Dobey | Data not to scale

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Dobey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Dobey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Dobey in 1962 was 70, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dobey

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