Tolbert Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Tolbert Name Meaning

French and English (of Norman origin): from a Continental Germanic personal name composed of a first element of uncertain meaning + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Talbert, Colbert, Holbert, Wolbert, Gilbert, Filbert, Hilbert

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Tolbert Family Origin

Where is the Tolbert family from?

SHOW MORE

Tolbert Family Occupations

What did your Tolbert ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    42%
  • Son

    17%
  • Farm Labourer

    8%
  • General Manager

    8%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tolbert family was General Manager. Farmer, Son and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tolbert. The most common Tolbert occupation in Canada was Farmer. 42% of Tolbert's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Tolbert | Data not to scale

Tolbert Historical Records

What Tolbert family records will you find?

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

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Tolbert

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Tolbert Life Expectancy

What is the average Tolbert lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tolbert 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Tolbert Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Look up another name