Acomb Name Meaning

topographic name for a dweller in a valley, Middle English atte combe ‘at the valley’. habitational name from one of the places (in Northumberland and Yorkshire) named Acomb, from Old English æt acum ‘at the oaks’.

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


Similar surnames: Combe, Coombe, Acock, Jacob, Comb, Corn, Lacombe, Barcomb, Acord

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Acomb Family Origin

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Acomb Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    25%
  • Conductor R.R.

    13%
  • Dealer In Willow Wan

    13%
  • Mfg. Willow Ware

    13%

In 1880, the most common Acomb occupation in the USA was Farming. 25% of Acomb's were Farmings. Farming, Conductor R.R. and Dealer In Willow Wan were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Acomb. A less common occupation for the Acomb family was Mfg. Willow Ware.

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Acomb Historical Records

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Acomb Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Acomb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Acomb in 1949 was 66, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Acomb

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