Kobs Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the personal name Jakob (see Jacob).

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

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Kobs Family Origin

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Kobs Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farm

    5%
  • Fisherman

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kobs. A less common occupation for the Kobs family was Fisherman. The most common Kobs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Kobs's were Farmers.

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Kobs Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Kobs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Kobs in 1953 was 66, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kobs

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