Jobson Family History

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Jobson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Job.

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


Similar surnames: Dobson, Hobson, Jonson, Robson, Joelson, Judson, Jepson, Jesson

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Jobson Family Origin

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Jobson Family Occupations

What did your Jobson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jobson. A less common occupation for the Jobson family was Butcher. The most common Jobson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Jobson's were Farmers.

View Census data for Jobson | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Butcher

    5%

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

Jobson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Jobson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jobson census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Jobson

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Jobson. 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 Jobson. For the veterans among your Jobson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jobson Life Expectancy

What is the average Jobson lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Jobson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Jobson in 1960 was 62, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jobson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jobson 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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