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Corboy Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Corrbuidhe ‘son of Corrbuidhe’, a byname composed of the elements corr ‘crane’ + buidhe ‘yellow’.

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


Similar surnames: Conboy, Conroy, Corban, Corley, Corby, Corry, Corney, Croy, Corson

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Corboy Family Origin

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Corboy Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    25%
  • Innkeeper

    25%
  • R C Priest St Anthonys Church Walker

    25%
  • Stone Bearer (Quarrier)

    25%

In 1881, Farm Laborer, Innkeeper and R C Priest St Anthonys Church Walker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corboy. The most common Corboy occupation in the UK was Farm Laborer. 25% of Corboy's were Farm Laborers. A less common occupation for the Corboy family was Stone Bearer (Quarrier).

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Corboy Historical Records

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Corboy Life Expectancy

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