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Duncombe Name Meaning

habitational name from any of various minor places named Duncombe, probably from Old English dun ‘hill’ + Old English cumb ‘valley’. probably a variant of Duncan.

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


Similar surnames: Luscombe, Seccombe, Widdicombe, Liscomb, Dunmore, Combes, Combe

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Duncombe Family Origin

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Duncombe Family Occupations

What did your Duncombe ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Duncombe family was Physican. Blacksmith, Farmer and Law Student were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duncombe. The most common Duncombe occupation in Canada was Blacksmith. 25% of Duncombe's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Law Student

    25%
  • Physican

    25%

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Duncombe Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Duncombe ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Duncombe Life Expectancy

What is the average Duncombe lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, Duncombe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Duncombe in 1962 was 79, and 74 in 2003.

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