Corbeil Family History

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Corbeil Name Meaning

French: from Old French corbeil(le) ‘basket’ (Late Latin corbicula, a diminutive of corbis ‘basket’), a metonymic occupational name for a maker and seller of baskets. It may also be a habitational name from any of the various places named with this word because of a depression in the ground. This surname is sometimes Americanized as Kirby.

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


Similar surnames: Corbell, Corbin, Cornell, Cordell, Korbel, Correia, Gorrell, Cornejo

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Corbeil Family Origin

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Corbeil Family Occupations

What did your Corbeil ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Corbeil family was Farmer. The most common Corbeil occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 19% of Corbeil's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corbeil.

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  • Cultivateur

    19%
  • Journalier

    10%
  • School

    5%
  • Farmer

    4%

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

Corbeil Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Corbeil Life Expectancy

What is the average Corbeil lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Corbeil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Corbeil in 1957 was 47, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corbeil

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Corbeil 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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