Halcomb Family History

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Halcomb Name Meaning

English: variant of Holcomb, probably specifically from Halcombe in Wiltshire.

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


Similar surnames: Balcomb, Holcombe, Hallums, Malcomb, Bascomb, Holcomb, Harcum, Hallum

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Halcomb Family Origin

Where is the Halcomb family from?

Halcomb Family Occupations

What did your Halcomb ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Halcomb occupation in the UK was Cashier To Clothing Manufr. 20% of Halcomb's were Cashier To Clothing Manufrs. Cashier To Clothing Manufr, Coachman (Gentleman Dom) and Manager In Woollen Warehouse (D L R) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Halcomb. A less common occupation for the Halcomb family was Retired Solicitor.

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  • Cashier To Clothing Manufr

    20%
  • Coachman (Gentleman Dom)

    20%
  • Manager In Woollen Warehouse (D L R)

    20%
  • Retired Solicitor

    20%

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

Halcomb Historical Records

What Halcomb family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1891 UK census records for Halcomb

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Halcomb. 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 Halcomb. For the veterans among your Halcomb ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Halcomb Life Expectancy

What is the average Halcomb lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Halcomb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Halcomb in 1941 was 34, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Halcomb

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Halcomb 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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