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Colbeck Name Meaning

Northern English: habitational name from any of various minor places, such as Caldbeck in Cumbria, named with the Old Norse elements kaldr ‘cold’ + bekkr ‘stream’. German: variant spelling of Kolbeck.

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


Similar surnames: Kolbeck, Holbeck, Colby, Holben, Goldbeck, Walbeck, Bobeck, Lobeck

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Colbeck Family Origin

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Colbeck Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farmers Son

    7%
  • Labourer

    7%

In 1881, the most common Colbeck occupation in Canada was Farmer. 41% of Colbeck's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Colbeck family was Labourer. Farmer, Carpenter and Farmers Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colbeck.

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Colbeck Historical Records

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Colbeck Life Expectancy

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