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Collinge Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): variant of Colling .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Collings, Colling, Cowling, Colding, Rolling, Collin, College

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Where is the Collinge family from?

You can see how Collinge families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Collinge family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1851 and 1920. The most Collinge families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1911 there were 15 Collinge families living in Ontario. This was about 38% of all the recorded Collinge's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Collinge families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Collinge surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Collinge ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Collinge. 100% of Collinge men worked as a Farmer. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
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Census Records

There are 27,000 census records available for the last name Collinge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Collinge census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Collinge. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Collinge. For the veterans among your Collinge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Collinge lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2003, in the United States, Collinge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Collinge in 1952 was 36, and 84 in 2003.

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