Dobkin Family History

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Dobkin Name Meaning

English: from a diminutive of Dobb. Jewish (from Lithuania and Belarus): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Dobke, a pet form of Dobre (see Dobrin).

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

Similar surnames: Dobin, Dobrin, Dworkin, Sonkin, Sorkin, Dubin, Dinkin, Orkin, Dobbin

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Dobkin Family Origin

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Dobkin Family Occupations

What did your Dobkin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dobkin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Dobkin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Dobkin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Dobkin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dobkin 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dobkin. 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 538 military records available for the last name Dobkin. For the veterans among your Dobkin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dobkin Life Expectancy

What is the average Dobkin lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Dobkin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Dobkin in 1958 was 60, and 90 in 2004.

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