Corbeil Family History

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Corbeil Name Meaning

French: from Old French corbeil(le) ‘basket’ (Late Latin corbicula, a diminutive of corbis ‘basket’), a metonymic occupational name for a maker and seller of baskets. It may also be a habitational name from any of the various places named with this word because of a depression in the ground. This surname is sometimes Americanized as Kirby.

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


Similar surnames: Corbell, Corbin, Cornell, Cordell, Korbel, Correia, Gorrell, Cornejo

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Corbeil Family Origin

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Corbeil Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    19%
  • Journalier

    10%
  • School

    5%
  • Farmer

    4%

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In 1881, Cultivateur, Journalier and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corbeil. The most common Corbeil occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 19% of Corbeil's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Corbeil family was Farmer.

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Corbeil Historical Records

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Corbeil Life Expectancy

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