Barcomb Family History

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Barcomb Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Berthiaume. Perhaps an English habitational name from any of various places in Devon, Somerset, and East Sussex called Barcombe, or possibly from Barkham in Berkshire.

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

Similar surnames: Barco, Bascom, Barnum, Liscomb, Acomb, Borom, Larcom, Balcom, Varco

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Barcomb Family Origin

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Barcomb Family Occupations

What did your Barcomb ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Barcomb. 36% of Barcomb men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Barcomb women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Barcomb were Carpenter and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Laborer
  • Packer
  • Teacher

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Barcomb Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Barcomb. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barcomb 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 73 immigration records available for the last name Barcomb. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 405 military records available for the last name Barcomb. For the veterans among your Barcomb ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barcomb Life Expectancy

What is the average Barcomb lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Barcomb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Barcomb in 1947 was 49, and 67 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Barcomb 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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