Cobleigh Family History

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Cobleigh Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places in Devon called Cobley, from the Old English personal name Cobba (see Cobb 1) + Old English leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

Similar surnames: Leigh, Farleigh, Raleigh, Comley, Colledge, Bligh, Sleigh, Eveleigh

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Cobleigh Family Origin

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Cobleigh Family Occupations

What did your Cobleigh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Cobleigh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Cobleigh's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cobleigh family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cobleigh.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farming


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

Cobleigh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Cobleigh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cobleigh 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 135 immigration records available for the last name Cobleigh. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 530 military records available for the last name Cobleigh. For the veterans among your Cobleigh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cobleigh Life Expectancy

What is the average Cobleigh lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Cobleigh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Cobleigh in 1953 was 35, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cobleigh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cobleigh 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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