Jacobe Family History

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Jacobe Name Meaning

Jewish: variant spelling of Jacobi.

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

Similar surnames: Jacoby, Jacobi, Jacob, Jacobs, Jacome, Jobe, Jacox, Jacober, Jagoe

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Jacobe Family Origin

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Jacobe Family Occupations

What did your Jacobe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Jacobe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Jacobe's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Can Ratter For Carpet Sweaper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jacobe. A less common occupation for the Jacobe family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Can Ratter For Carpet Sweaper

  • Carpenter


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

Jacobe Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Jacobe Life Expectancy

What is the average Jacobe lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Jacobe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Jacobe in 1962 was 82, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jacobe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jacobe 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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