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Columbus Family Origin

Where is the Columbus family from?

Columbus Family Occupations

What did your Columbus ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Columbus occupation in Canada was Farmer. 55% of Columbus's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Columbus. A less common occupation for the Columbus family was Mason.

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Clerk

    9%
  • Mason

    9%

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

Columbus Historical Records

What Columbus family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Columbus Life Expectancy

What is the average Columbus lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Columbus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Columbus in 1952 was 49, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Columbus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Columbus 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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