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Jacobi Name Meaning

Jewish, English, Dutch, and North German: from the Latin genitive Jacobi ‘(son) of Jacob’, Latinized form of English Jacobs and Jacobson or North German Jakobs(en) and Jacobs(en).

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


Similar surnames: Jacob, Jacoby, Jacobs, Jacobitz, Jack, Jacobe, Jakob, Jacobus

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Jacobi Family Origin

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Jacobi Family Occupations

What did your Jacobi ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Jacobi family was Saloon Keeper. The most common Jacobi occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Jacobi's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jacobi.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Saloon Keeper

    3%

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

Jacobi Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Jacobi Life Expectancy

What is the average Jacobi lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Jacobi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Jacobi in 1955 was 39, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jacobi

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jacobi 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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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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