Jacobsohn Family History

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Jacobsohn Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Jacob.

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


Similar surnames: Jacobson, Jacobs, Jacobsen, Jacobitz, Jacobsma, Aaronson, Jacob

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Jacobsohn Family Origin

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Jacobsohn Family Occupations

What did your Jacobsohn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, peddler and Prof. Of Music were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jacobsohn. The most common Jacobsohn occupation in the USA was Peddler. 50% of Jacobsohn's were Peddlers.

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  • Peddler

    50%
  • Prof. Of Music

    50%

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Jacobsohn Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Jacobsohn Life Expectancy

What is the average Jacobsohn lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Jacobsohn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Jacobsohn in 1960 was 71, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jacobsohn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jacobsohn 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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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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