Corbridge Family History

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Corbridge Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): habitational name from Corbridge in Northumberland, named in late Old English as Corebricg ‘bridge near Corchester’, from a shortened form of Corstopitum, the Celtic name of Corchester + Old English brycg ‘bridge’.

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


Similar surnames: Cambridge, Bridge, Woodbridge, Surridge, Herridge, Ashbridge

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Corbridge Family Origin

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Corbridge Family Occupations

What did your Corbridge ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Dairy Farmer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Corbridge. 3% of Corbridge men worked as a Dairy Farmer and 49% of Corbridge women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Corbridge were Old Age Pensioner and Unpaid Domestic Dut

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Dairy Farmer
    3%
  • Cotton Spinner
    2%
  • Market Porter
    2%
  • Old Age Pensioner
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    49%
  • Housewife
    5%
  • Cotton Weaver
    4%
  • Unpaid Domestic Dut
    3%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Corbridge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Corbridge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Corbridge 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 397 immigration records available for the last name Corbridge. 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 516 military records available for the last name Corbridge. For the veterans among your Corbridge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Corbridge Life Expectancy

What is the average Corbridge lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Corbridge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Corbridge in 1958 was 47, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corbridge

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Corbridge 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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