Corbin Family History

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Corbin Name Meaning

French and English: nickname meaning ‘little crow’, ‘raven’, from Old French, Middle English corbin, a diminutive of corb. Compare Corbett. English: possibly also a Norman habitational name from places in Calvados and Orne, France, named Corbon.

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


Similar surnames: Corvin, Cousin, Corban, Cordon, Coppin, Cortina, Collin, Morfin

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Corbin Family Origin

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Corbin Family Occupations

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

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  • Labourer

    7%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    3%

In 1881, Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corbin. A less common occupation for the Corbin family was Annuitant. The most common Corbin occupation in the UK was Labourer. 7% of Corbin's were Labourers.

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Corbin Historical Records

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Corbin Life Expectancy

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