Sobek Name Meaning

Polish: from a pet form of the personal name Sobieslaw (see Sobczak). This surname is also established in German-speaking countries.

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


Similar surnames: Dobek, Sebek, Sobon, Sobus, Bolek, Kolek, Kosek, Kobes, Sobeck

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Sobek Family Origin

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Sobek Family Occupations

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  • Clothing Store

    100%

In 1880, the most common Sobek occupation in the USA was Clothing Store. 100% of Sobek's were Clothing Stores.

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Between 1940 and 2004, Sobek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Sobek in 1940 was 56, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sobek

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