Coblentz Family History

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Coblentz Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from the German city of Koblenz, situated at the confluence of the Rhine and Mosel. It was founded in 9 bc as a Roman town, Latin name Confluentes (fluvii) ‘confluent rivers’, from which the modern name derives.

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


Similar surnames: Coslett, Coventry, Mollet, Coben, Slentz, Cobleigh, Koblitz, Polenz

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Coblentz Family Origin

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Coblentz Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coblentz. The most common Coblentz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Coblentz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Coblentz family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    3%

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Coblentz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Coblentz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coblentz 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Coblentz. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Coblentz. For the veterans among your Coblentz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coblentz Life Expectancy

What is the average Coblentz lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Coblentz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Coblentz in 1943 was 56, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coblentz

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