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Early Origins of the Kobs family


The surname Kobs was first found in Nuremberg, where the family gained a significant reputation for its contributions to the emerging mediaeval society. The name became prominent as many branches of the family founded separate houses and acquired estates in various regions, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society.

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Early History of the Kobs family

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Early History of the Kobs family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Kobs research.
Another 132 words (9 lines of text) covering the year 1281 is included under the topic Early Kobs History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Kobs Spelling Variations

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Kobs Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Kobbes, Kobes, Kobes, Kobbe, Kobs, Kob, Kobus and others.

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Early Notables of the Kobs family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Kobs family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Kobs family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Kobs family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Kobs Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Emile Kobs, aged 20, who settled in America from Germany, in 1893

Kobs Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Bertha Kobs, aged 17, who emigrated to the United States from Agraber, Germany, in 1904
  • Maritha Kobs, aged 8, who landed in America from Aalzraben, in 1906
  • Willi Kobs, aged 23, who emigrated to the United States from Berlin, in 1906
  • Karoly Kobs, aged 32, who emigrated to America from Baracza, Hungary, in 1907
  • Gothard Kobs, aged 24, who landed in America from Dahmsdorf, Germany, in 1912
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Kobs (post 1700)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Kobs (post 1700)


  • John H. Kobs (1898-1968), American head baseball coach at Michigan State University (1925 to 1963)
  • Karsten Kobs (b. 1971), German gold medalist hammer thrower

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Historic Events for the Kobs family

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Historic Events for the Kobs family



Bismarck

  • Siegfried Kobs (1922-1941), German Mechanikersgefreiter who served aboard the German Battleship Bismarck during World War II when it was sunk heading to France; he died in the sinking [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Bismarck & Tirpitz Class - Crew List Bismarck. (Retrieved 2018, February 06). Retrieved from https://www.bismarck-class.dk/bismarck/crew/bismarck_crew.html#crew_details

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  1. ^ Bismarck & Tirpitz Class - Crew List Bismarck. (Retrieved 2018, February 06). Retrieved from https://www.bismarck-class.dk/bismarck/crew/bismarck_crew.html#crew_details

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