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Theobald Name Meaning

English and German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the unattested element þeudo- ‘people’, ‘race’ + bald ‘bold’, ‘brave’. The English surname represents a learned form, re-created from French Théobald; the common medieval form of the name was Tebald, Tibalt (Old French Teobaud, Tibaut).

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


Similar surnames: Sebald, Bald, Herbold, Theard, Leonard, Howard, Diebold, Ewald

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Theobald Family Origin

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Theobald Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Laborer

    3%
  • Shoemaker

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Theobald. The most common Theobald occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Theobald's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Theobald family was Shoemaker.

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Theobald Historical Records

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Theobald Life Expectancy

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