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Colbeck Name Meaning

Northern English: habitational name from any of various minor places, such as Caldbeck in Cumbria, named with the Old Norse elements kaldr ‘cold’ + bekkr ‘stream’. German: variant spelling of Kolbeck.

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


Similar surnames: Kolbeck, Holbeck, Colby, Holben, Goldbeck, Walbeck, Bobeck, Lobeck

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Colbeck Family Origin

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Colbeck Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Joiner

    2%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, Blacksmith, Coal Miner and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colbeck. The most common Colbeck occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 6% of Colbeck's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Colbeck family was Agricultural Labourer.

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Colbeck Historical Records

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Colbeck Life Expectancy

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