Goble Family History

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Goble Name Meaning

English: variant of Godbold. Americanized spelling of German Göbel (see Goebel).

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

Similar surnames: Gable, Gobble, Doble, Coble, Gobel, Koble, Noble, Soble, Pole, Roble

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Goble Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Goble name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Goble. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Goble Family Origin

Where is the Goble family from?

Goble Family Occupations

What did your Goble ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Goble occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Goble's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goble. A less common occupation for the Goble family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming

  • Carpenter


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

Goble Historical Records

What Goble family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 50,000 census records available for the last name Goble. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goble 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Goble. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Goble. For the veterans among your Goble ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goble Life Expectancy

What is the average Goble lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Goble life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Goble in 1942 was 68, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goble

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goble 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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