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Zobrist Name Meaning

Swiss German: topographic name for someone who lived at the highest or furthest point of a settlement.

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


Similar surnames: Obrist, Oberst, Forst, Norris, Forrest, Borish, Torrisi, Crist

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Zobrist Family Origin

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Zobrist Family Occupations

What did your Zobrist ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Zobrist occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Zobrist's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Harness Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zobrist. A less common occupation for the Zobrist family was Keeps Confectioner.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Harness Maker

    9%
  • Keeps Confectioner

    9%

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

Zobrist Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Zobrist Life Expectancy

What is the average Zobrist lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Zobrist life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Zobrist in 1960 was 58, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zobrist

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zobrist 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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