Dobry Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Dobrý): nickname from Czech dobrý ‘good’, ‘honest’, ‘faithful’. French: patronymic from the personal name Obry, a spelling variant of Aubrey. English: altered form of the French surname Dobrée, which was taken to England by a Huguenot family whose ancestor had fled to Guernsey after the St. Bartholomew Massacre in 1572.

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


Similar surnames: Dory, Mory, Doby, Dobrin, Dobos, Dury, Dobey, Dobie, Robey, Lory

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Dobry Family Origin

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Dobry Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Shoe Maker

    17%
  • Works In Brewery

    17%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dobry. A less common occupation for the Dobry family was Works In Brewery. The most common Dobry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Dobry's were Farmers.

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Dobry Historical Records

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Dobry Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Dobry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Dobry in 1946 was 38, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dobry

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