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Coombs Family History

Coombs Name Meaning
English: habitational name from any of various places named with a plural or possessive derivative of Old English cumb (see Coombe).

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

757,387 Historical Documents with Coombs on Ancestry.com
190,608 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
15,872 Military Records
12,250 Immigration Records
149,061 Census and Voter Lists
389,596 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Coombs Families

  • Number of Coombs families
     111 - 220
     38 - 110
     1 - 37
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Coombs families
     464 - 925
     155 - 463
     1 - 154
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Coombs families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Coombs census records

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Coombs Family Origin

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Coombs Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Coombs

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Coombs Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Coombs census records

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Coombs Civil War Service Records

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