Colbaugh Family History

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Colbaugh Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Kalbach. Compare Kalbaugh.

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

Similar surnames: Cobaugh, Coolbaugh, Albaugh, Kalbaugh, Clabaugh, Kelbaugh, Crubaugh

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Colbaugh Family Origin

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Colbaugh Family Occupations

What did your Colbaugh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Colbaugh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Colbaugh's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Colbaugh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Colbaugh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Colbaugh 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 40 immigration records available for the last name Colbaugh. 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 345 military records available for the last name Colbaugh. For the veterans among your Colbaugh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Colbaugh Life Expectancy

What is the average Colbaugh lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Colbaugh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Colbaugh in 1951 was 53, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Colbaugh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Colbaugh 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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