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

What did your Colvert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colvert. 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.

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Works On Farm

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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Colvert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Colvert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Colvert 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 560 immigration records available for the last name Colvert. 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 885 military records available for the last name Colvert. For the veterans among your Colvert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Colvert Life Expectancy

What is the average Colvert lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Colvert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Colvert in 1962 was 57, and 90 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Colvert 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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