Tobey Name Meaning

English: from the personal name Toby (see Tobias).

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

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Tobey Family Origin

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Tobey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Sailor

    4%

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

Source: Census data for Tobey | Data not to scale

Tobey Historical Records

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Tobey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Tobey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Tobey in 1951 was 65, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tobey

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