Robling Family History

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Robling Name Meaning

German (Röbling): from a short form or pet form of a Germanic personal name formed with hrod ‘renown’.

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

Similar surnames: Rolling, Rosing, Roling, Rowling, Roblin, Bolling, Robin, Gosling

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Robling Family Origin

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Robling Family Occupations

What did your Robling ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Robling family was Fire Ins. Agent. Farmer, Painter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Robling. The most common Robling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Robling's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Painter

  • Farm Laborer

  • Fire Ins. Agent


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

Robling Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Robling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Robling 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 263 immigration records available for the last name Robling. 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 503 military records available for the last name Robling. For the veterans among your Robling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Robling Life Expectancy

What is the average Robling lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Robling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Robling in 1958 was 50, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Robling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Robling 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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