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Origin and popularity of the name HOBBS

Origin

Hobbs : English (southern): from the Middle English personal name Hobb(e) with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. Compare Hobb.

Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

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Geographic distribution of the 49,226 individuals with the name HOBBS on Geneanet.

 

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