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College Family History

College Name Meaning
English: variant spelling of Colledge.

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

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23,126 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
32,519 Military Records
1,094 Immigration Records
8,583 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of College Families

  • Number of College families
     21 - 40
     8 - 20
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of College families
     16 - 29
     6 - 15
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the College last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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College Family Origin

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College Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the College families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for College

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College Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

College census records

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College Civil War Service Records

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