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Whobrey Name Meaning

Of uncertain origin. There is an English place name, Whoberley, in the West Midlands, which may perhaps have given rise to the surname, although it is not found in current English records.

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


Similar surnames: Wheeley, Hobday, Woolley, Whybrew, Shorey, Webley, Woodley, Dobry

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Whobrey Family Origin

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Whobrey Family Occupations

What did your Whobrey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Whobrey family was Keeping House. The most common Whobrey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Whobrey's were Farmers. Farmer, Brick Layer And Farmer and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whobrey.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Brick Layer And Farmer

    11%
  • Engineer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%

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

Whobrey Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Whobrey Life Expectancy

What is the average Whobrey lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Whobrey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Whobrey in 1963 was 72, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Whobrey 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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