Toben Family History

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Toben Name Meaning

Frisian: patronymic from Tobe. German and Jewish: patronymic from Tobias.

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


Similar surnames: Tober, Tobe, Toren, Hoben, Tobin, Coben, Goben, Erben, Osen, Tobey

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Toben Family Origin

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Toben Family Occupations

What did your Toben ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Toben occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Toben's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Toben. A less common occupation for the Toben family was Miner.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    3%
  • Miner

    3%

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

Toben Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Toben. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Toben census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Toben

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Toben. 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 Toben. For the veterans among your Toben ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Toben Life Expectancy

What is the average Toben lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Toben life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Toben in 1957 was 59, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Toben

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Toben 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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