Coln Family History

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Coln Name Meaning

Possibly a shortened form of Köllner, a habitational name for someone from the city of Cologne, German Köln (earlier Cöln), from a Roman military camp Colonia Agrippina.

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

Similar surnames: Corn, Coan, Cole, Coon, Coll, Colo, Colen, Sol, Colin, Olp

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Coln Family Origin

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Coln Family Occupations

What did your Coln ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coln. A less common occupation for the Coln family was Farm Laborer. The most common Coln occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Coln's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer


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

Coln Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Coln. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coln 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 405 immigration records available for the last name Coln. 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 11,000 military records available for the last name Coln. For the veterans among your Coln ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coln Life Expectancy

What is the average Coln lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Coln life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Coln in 1963 was 82, and 57 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coln 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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