Coulombe Family History

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Coulombe Name Meaning

from Old Occitan colomb ‘dove’ (Latin columbus), hence a metonymic occupational name for a keeper of doves, or a nickname for a person of a mild and gentle disposition. from a personal name of the same origin. The name in its Latin forms Columbus and Columba was popular among early Christians because the dove was considered to be the symbol of the Holy Spirit.

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


Similar surnames: Colombo, Colomb, Colombe, Coombe, Coloma, Colloton, Golomb, Combe

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Coulombe Family Origin

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Coulombe Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    38%
  • Works In Cotton Mill

    15%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Day Laborer On R. R.

    8%

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In 1880, Laborer, Works In Cotton Mill and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coulombe. A less common occupation for the Coulombe family was Day Laborer On R. R.. The most common Coulombe occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Coulombe's were Laborers.

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Coulombe Historical Records

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Coulombe Life Expectancy

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