Probus Family History

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Probus Name Meaning

German: variant of Probst.

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

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Probus Family Origin

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Probus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Day Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Sells Peanuts

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Day Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Probus. A less common occupation for the Probus family was Sells Peanuts. The most common Probus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Probus's were Farmers.

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Probus Historical Records

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Probus Life Expectancy

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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