Robel Name Meaning

nickname from Sorbian (w)robel ‘sparrow’. (Röbel): habitational name from a place so named in Mecklenburg. from a pet form of Robert or a Germanic personal name formed with hrod ‘renown’ + bald ‘bold’, ‘brave’.

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

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Robel Family Origin

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Robel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Cabinet Maker

    8%
  • Engineer

    8%
  • Garmer

    8%

In 1880, the most common Robel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Robel's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Robel. A less common occupation for the Robel family was Garmer.

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Robel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Robel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Robel in 1958 was 41, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Robel

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