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Coulombe Name Meaning

from Old Occitan colomb ‘dove’ (Latin columbus), hence a metonymic occupational name for a keeper of doves, or a nickname for a person of a mild and gentle disposition. from a personal name of the same origin. The name in its Latin forms Columbus and Columba was popular among early Christians because the dove was considered to be the symbol of the Holy Spirit.

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


Similar surnames: Colombo, Colomb, Colombe, Coombe, Coloma, Colloton, Golomb, Combe

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Coulombe Family Origin

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Coulombe Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    28%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Scholar

    4%
  • Journalier

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Coulombe family was Journalier. Cultivateur, Farmer and Scholar were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coulombe. The most common Coulombe occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 28% of Coulombe's were Cultivateurs.

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Coulombe Life Expectancy

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