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Colvert Name Meaning

Variant of Culvert, a nickname from Old French culvert ‘base’, ‘treacherous’. variant of Calvert. Possibly also a variant of Colbert.

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


Similar surnames: Covert, Colbert, Cobert, Calver, Cowsert, Cover, Colver, Calvert

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Colvert Family Origin

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Colvert Family Occupations

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  • Charwoman

    33%
  • Engineers Clerk

    33%
  • Pauper

    33%

In 1881, Charwoman and Engineers Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Colvert. A less common occupation for the Colvert family was Pauper. The most common Colvert occupation in the UK was Charwoman. 33% of Colvert's were Charwomans.

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Colvert Life Expectancy

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