Obee Name Meaning

English (Kent): unexplained. Perhaps a variant of French Obie. Compare Obey. Possibly also of German origin, an altered spelling of German Obbe, from a short form of the Germanic personal name Obbert.

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

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Obee Family Origin

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Obee Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Cooks At Hotel

    11%
  • Furniture

    11%

In 1880, the most common Obee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Obee's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Obee family was Furniture. Farmer, Blacksmith and Cooks At Hotel were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Obee.

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Obee Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1965 and 2003, Obee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Obee in 1965 was 83, and 76 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Obee

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