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Corbridge Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): habitational name from Corbridge in Northumberland, named in late Old English as Corebricg ‘bridge near Corchester’, from a shortened form of Corstopitum, the Celtic name of Corchester + Old English brycg ‘bridge’.

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


Similar surnames: Cambridge, Bridge, Woodbridge, Surridge, Herridge, Ashbridge

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Corbridge Family Origin

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Corbridge Family Occupations

What did your Corbridge ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Corbridge occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 13% of Corbridge's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Labourer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corbridge. A less common occupation for the Corbridge family was Boiler Maker.

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  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Boiler Maker

    4%

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

Corbridge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Corbridge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Corbridge census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Corbridge. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Corbridge. For the veterans among your Corbridge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Corbridge Life Expectancy

What is the average Corbridge lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Corbridge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Corbridge in 1958 was 47, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corbridge

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Corbridge ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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