Robberson Family History

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Robberson Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of English Roberson, a patronymic from Robert, which is particularly common in Scotland.

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

Similar surnames: Robertson, Robeson, Giberson, Rollerson, Rogerson, Richerson

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Robberson Family Origin

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Robberson Family Occupations

What did your Robberson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Robberson. A less common occupation for the Robberson family was Farm Laborer. The most common Robberson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Robberson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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

Robberson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Robberson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Robberson 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 142 immigration records available for the last name Robberson. 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 848 military records available for the last name Robberson. For the veterans among your Robberson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Robberson Life Expectancy

What is the average Robberson lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Robberson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Robberson in 1949 was 57, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Robberson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Robberson 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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