Colvert Family History

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Colvert Name Meaning

Variant of Culvert, a nickname from Old French culvert ‘base’, ‘treacherous’. variant of Calvert. Possibly also a variant of Colbert.

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


Similar surnames: Covert, Colbert, Cobert, Calver, Cowsert, Cover, Colver, Calvert

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Colvert Family Origin

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Colvert Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Works On Farm

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Colvert family was Farm Laborer. The most common Colvert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Colvert's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colvert.

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Colvert Historical Records

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Colvert Life Expectancy

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