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

What did your Coulombe ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Laborer

    38%
  • Works In Cotton Mill

    15%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Day Laborer On R. R.

    8%

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Coulombe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Coulombe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coulombe 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 Coulombe. 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 Coulombe. For the veterans among your Coulombe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coulombe Life Expectancy

What is the average Coulombe lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Coulombe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Coulombe in 1950 was 36, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coulombe 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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