Sobie Family History

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Sobie Name Meaning

English: variant of Sobey. Jewish (Ashkenazic): shortened form of some Ashkenazic surname such as Sobiech.

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


Similar surnames: Dobie, Robin, Robie, Sone, Sobol, Sobin, Stobie, Solie, Obie, Louie

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Sobie Family Origin

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Sobie Family Occupations

What did your Sobie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, capt. Of Cop. Mine, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sobie. A less common occupation for the Sobie family was Farmer. The most common Sobie occupation in the USA was Capt. Of Cop. Mine. 25% of Sobie's were Capt. Of Cop. Mines.

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  • Capt. Of Cop. Mine

    25%
  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Farm Laborer

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%

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

Sobie Historical Records

What Sobie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sobie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sobie 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sobie. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sobie. For the veterans among your Sobie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sobie Life Expectancy

What is the average Sobie lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Sobie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Sobie in 1962 was 57, and 62 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sobie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sobie 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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