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Colborn Family Origin

Where is the Colborn family from?

Colborn Family Occupations

What did your Colborn ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Colborn family was Carpenter. The most common Colborn occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Colborn's were Farmers. Farmer, Painter and Brakesman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colborn.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Painter

    33%
  • Brakesman

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Colborn ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Colborn Historical Records

What Colborn family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Colborn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Colborn 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Colborn. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Colborn. For the veterans among your Colborn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Colborn Life Expectancy

What is the average Colborn lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Colborn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Colborn in 1958 was 46, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Colborn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Colborn 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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