Koba Family History

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Koba Name Meaning

from a pet form of the personal name Jakub (see Jacob). nickname from Slavic koba ‘raven’. Japanese: ‘small place’, found mostly in the Ryukyu Islands.

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

Similar surnames: Kuba, Kobe, Koga, Kouba, Oba, Kopa, Kobs, Kaba, Kobak, Kosa

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Koba Family Origin

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Koba Family Occupations

What did your Koba ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Koba. 38% of Koba men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Koba women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Koba were Machinist and Packer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Waitress
  • Beauty Operator
  • Packer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Koba Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Koba. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Koba 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 780 immigration records available for the last name Koba. 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 532 military records available for the last name Koba. For the veterans among your Koba ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Koba Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Koba life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Koba in 1963 was 84, and 80 in 2004.

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