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Colombe Name Meaning

French: according to Morlet, possibly from a female personal name, Colomba, from colombe ‘dove’, borne by Saint Colombe, who was martyred at Sens in 273.

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


Similar surnames: Colombo, Coulombe, Colomb, Coombe, Golomb, Combe, Palombo, Cole

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Colombe Family Origin

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Colombe Family Occupations

What did your Colombe ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Colombe occupation in Canada was Domestique. 33% of Colombe's were Domestiques. Domestique and Labour were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Colombe. A less common occupation for the Colombe family was R.R. Hand.

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  • Domestique

    33%
  • Labour

    33%
  • R.R. Hand

    33%

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

Colombe Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Colombe Life Expectancy

What is the average Colombe lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Colombe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Colombe in 1949 was 66, and 48 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Colombe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Colombe 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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