Toby Name Meaning

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

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


Similar surnames: Tobey, Tobe, Toy, Tony, Doby, Dobry, Tobie, Troy, Robey, Godby

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Toby Family Origin

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Toby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Toby. A less common occupation for the Toby family was Carpenter. The most common Toby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Toby's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Toby | Data not to scale

Toby Historical Records

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Toby Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Toby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Toby in 1943 was 26, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Toby

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