Robie Family History

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Robie Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant spelling of Robey.

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

Similar surnames: Robin, Obie, Dobie, Sobie, Doble, Nobbe, Rolfe, Royse, Crosbie, Bodie

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Robie Family Origin

Where is the Robie family from?

Robie Family Occupations

What did your Robie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Robie. A less common occupation for the Robie family was Carpenter. The most common Robie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Robie's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter


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

Robie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Robie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Robie 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Robie. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Robie. For the veterans among your Robie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Robie Life Expectancy

What is the average Robie lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Robie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Robie in 1958 was 60, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Robie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Robie 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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