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Nobis Name Meaning

German: nickname of disputed origin: Nobis was a euphemism for the devil; alternatively, the name may be taken from Nobiskrüge (‘Nobis taverns’), a term denoting an outlying tavern, on the edge of civilization.

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


Similar surnames: Solis, Kobus, Dobis, Kobs, Molis, Doris, Wobig, Neis, Bois, Dobish

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Nobis Family Origin

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Nobis Family Occupations

What did your Nobis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Nobis family was R.R. Trackman. The most common Nobis occupation in the USA was College Student. 17% of Nobis's were College Students. College Student, Cooper and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nobis.

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  • College Student

    17%
  • Cooper

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • R.R. Trackman

    17%

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Nobis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nobis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nobis 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Nobis. 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 Nobis. For the veterans among your Nobis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nobis Life Expectancy

What is the average Nobis lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Nobis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Nobis in 1956 was 44, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nobis 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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