Jobe

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1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Wiktionary

In reference to the Biblical Job.

Notable Persons Named Jobe

Jobe Watson is an australian rules football player.

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Jobe Wheelhouse is a soccer player for the Lambton Jaffas FC, FFA Centre of Excellence, Newcastle Jets FC, and Australia national under-20 soccer team. Jobe was born on May 14th, 1985 in Newcastle, Australia.

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Jobe was born on October 16th, 1992 in Huddersfield.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Jobe

Kari Jobe is a contemporary christian music and contemporary worship music singer-songwriter, associate worship pastor, and worship pastor. She plays Guitar and Vocals. She was most active from 2003 to present. Kari was given the name Kari Brooke Jobe on April 6th, 1981 in Waco, Texas, United States.

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Frank Jobe was an orthopedic surgery and orthopedic surgeon. Frank was given the name Frank Wilson Jobe on July 16th, 1925 in Greensboro, North Carolina. He breathed his last breath on March 6th, 2014.

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Georges was born on January 6th, 1961 in Retinne. He passed away on December 19th, 2012.

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Brandt Jobe is a golf player.

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Ben was born on March 2nd, 1933.

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Rivers was born in 1950. He breathed his last breath in 1979.

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How popular is the baby name Jobe in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1882 6 0 6
1887 6 0 6
1897 6 0 6
1916 10 0 10
1917 8 0 8
1918 11 0 11
1919 10 0 10
1920 11 0 11
1921 6 0 6
1922 8 0 8
1923 5 0 5
1924 14 0 14
1925 6 0 6
1926 9 0 9
1928 10 0 10
1929 7 0 7
1930 5 0 5
1931 7 0 7
1932 7 0 7
1934 5 0 5
1935 5 0 5
1937 5 0 5
1939 8 0 8
1940 5 0 5
1942 5 0 5
1943 6 0 6
1947 6 0 6
1950 7 0 7
1952 12 0 12
1953 5 0 5
1956 6 0 6
1957 7 0 7
1958 7 0 7
1959 8 0 8
1960 5 0 5
1963 7 0 7
1965 6 0 6
1968 5 0 5
1969 5 0 5
1970 5 0 5
1971 7 0 7
1972 10 0 10
1973 13 0 13
1974 12 0 12
1975 14 0 14
1976 12 0 12
1977 14 0 14
1978 8 0 8
1979 17 0 17
1980 11 0 11
1981 9 0 9
1982 10 0 10
1983 12 0 12
1984 7 0 7
1985 7 0 7
1986 15 0 15
1987 18 0 18
1988 15 0 15
1989 12 0 12
1990 10 0 10
1991 14 0 14
1992 13 0 13
1993 23 0 23
1994 18 0 18
1995 24 0 24
1996 18 0 18
1997 30 0 30
1998 27 0 27
1999 27 0 27
2000 29 0 29
2001 30 0 30
2002 35 0 35
2003 41 0 41
2004 29 0 29
2005 36 0 36
2006 39 0 39
2007 24 0 24
2008 23 0 23
2009 23 0 23
2010 26 0 26
2011 29 0 29
2012 30 0 30
2013 23 0 23
2014 28 0 28
2015 16 0 16
2016 20 0 20
2017 21 0 21

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Popularity of Jobe as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Jobe U.S.
  White 81.90% 64.26%
  African American 12.50% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.66% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.61% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.07% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.26% 16.26%

Of Last Name Jobe

People with the last name Jobe are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Jobe

  • How Popular is the name Jobe? Jobe is the 9,312th most popular name of all time. As a last name Jobe was the 4,151st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Jobe have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,211 babies born with the first name Jobe in the United States. That's more than enough people named Jobe to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Jobe? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1882 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Jobe first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Jobe is Friday, February 18th, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Jobe born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jobe was in 2003 with a total of 41 babies.
  • Random Jobe Factoid: According to the 1976 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Jobe is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1976.
  • Weird things about the name Jobe: Your name in reverse order is Eboj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eobj. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Jobe? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 8,536 people with the last name Jobe.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Jobe? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Jobe as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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