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Columbia Family Origin

Where is the Columbia family from?

Columbia Family Occupations

What did your Columbia ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Columbia occupation in the UK was Whiting Hawker. 100% of Columbia's were Whiting Hawkers.

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  • Whiting Hawker

    100%

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

Columbia Historical Records

What Columbia family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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You've only scratched the surface of Columbia family history.

Columbia Life Expectancy

What is the average Columbia lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Columbia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Columbia in 1956 was 57, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Columbia

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Columbia 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.

Famous Columbia Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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