Koob Family History

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Koob Name Meaning

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

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


Similar surnames: Koop, Kool, Kouba, Kotz, Kolb, Korb, Kosa, Kook, Koss, Koos

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Koob Family Origin

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Koob Family Occupations

What did your Koob ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Koob family was Barber. Farmer, Shoe Maker and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Koob. The most common Koob occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Koob's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Shoe Maker

    7%
  • Tailor

    7%
  • Barber

    4%

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

Koob Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Koob. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Koob 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 Koob

Passenger List

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

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Koob Life Expectancy

What is the average Koob lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Koob life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Koob in 1946 was 24, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koob

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Koob 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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