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Coombs Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named with a plural or possessive derivative of Old English cumb (see Coombe).

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


Similar surnames: Coombe, Loomis, Combes, Combe, Toombs, Coomer, Comer, Cross, Cooper

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Coombs Family Origin

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Coombs Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Coombs family was Farmer. The most common Coombs occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Coombs's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coombs.

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Coombs Historical Records

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Coombs Life Expectancy

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