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Nobbe Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Nobb, from the medieval personal name Hob, a pet form of Robert.North German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with not ‘distress’, ‘forse’.

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


Similar surnames: Noble, Nibbe, Kobbe, Robbe, Dobbe, Obee, Dobie, Notte, Nobbs, Wobbe

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Nobbe Family Origin

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Nobbe Family Occupations

What did your Nobbe ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Nobbe. 29% of Nobbe men worked as a Farmer and 32% of Nobbe women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nobbe were Farming and Trained Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    29%
  • Laborer
    21%
  • Salesman
    9%
  • Farming
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    32%
  • Saleslady
    19%
  • Housewife
    13%
  • Trained Nurse
    13%

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

Nobbe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nobbe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nobbe 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 790 immigration records available for the last name Nobbe. 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 Nobbe. For the veterans among your Nobbe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nobbe Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Nobbe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Nobbe in 1956 was 53, and 66 in 2004.

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