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Colebank Name Meaning

English (Cumbria): habitational name, possibly from either of two places named Coal Bank, in Tyne and Wear and Durham.

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


Similar surnames: Coleman, Colbeck, Burbank, Copeland, Von Bank, Goldbach, Colburn

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Colebank Family Origin

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Colebank Family Occupations

What did your Colebank ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Colebank family was Retired Inn Keeper. The most common Colebank occupation in the UK was Retired Farmer. 25% of Colebank's were Retired Farmers. Retired Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colebank.

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  • Retired Farmer

    25%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Retired Inn Keeper

    13%

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

Colebank Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Colebank Life Expectancy

What is the average Colebank lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Colebank life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Colebank in 1953 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Colebank

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Colebank 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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