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Combes Name Meaning

English: variant of Coombs. French: habitational name from any of various places in southern France, for example in Hérault, named Combes, from Latin cumba ‘narrow valley’, ‘ravine’, a word of Gaulish origin.

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


Similar surnames: Combe, Coombe, Combs, Coombes, Comes, Cordes, Coombs, Comley, Combee

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Combes Family Origin

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Combes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Chemist

    12%
  • Going To School

    12%
  • Lumberman

    12%

In 1881, the most common Combes occupation in Canada was Farmer. 18% of Combes's were Farmers. Farmer, Chemist and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Combes. A less common occupation for the Combes family was Lumberman.

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Combes Life Expectancy

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