The surname Dobbe was first found in Westphalia, where the name emerged in mediaeval times as one of the notable families in the western region. From the 13th century onwards the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.
Important Dates for the Dobbe family
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Dobbe Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Dobbe, Dobe, Debben, Dobbeler, Dobbelstein, Dobblen, Döbeln, Doberitz and many more.
Early Notables of the Dobbe family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Dobbe family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jno Dobe, who settled in Virginia in 1691; Christian Debben, who arrived in America in 1736; Heinrich Dobe, who settled in Canada in 1776; Joh Bernh Dobbeler, who came to America in 1842.