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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

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  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Boiler Maker

    4%

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

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Corbridge Life Expectancy

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