Colbath Family History

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Colbath Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant of Culbreath, itself a variant of Scottish Galbraith.

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

Similar surnames: Colbeth, Culbreth, Mcbath, Colman, Donath, Coats, Conrath, Colvard

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Colbath Family Origin

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Colbath Family Occupations

What did your Colbath ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Works In Shoe Shop were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colbath. A less common occupation for the Colbath family was Laborer. The most common Colbath occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Colbath's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Works In Shoe Shop

  • Laborer


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

Colbath Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Colbath. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Colbath 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 208 immigration records available for the last name Colbath. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Colbath. For the veterans among your Colbath ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Colbath Life Expectancy

What is the average Colbath lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Colbath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Colbath in 1956 was 64, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Colbath

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Colbath 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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