Colee Family History

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Colee Name Meaning

Of uncertain origin; possibly an altered spelling of English Coley.

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

Similar surnames: Cole, Clee, Coley, Colie, Coler, Colmer, Folse, Noles, Conlee, Cowee

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Colee Family Origin

Where is the Colee family from?

Colee Family Occupations

What did your Colee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Colee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Colee's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Clerk In Bakery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colee. A less common occupation for the Colee family was Harness Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Clerk In Bakery

  • Harness Maker


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

Colee Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Colee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Colee 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Colee. 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 Colee. For the veterans among your Colee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Colee Life Expectancy

What is the average Colee lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Colee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Colee in 1962 was 51, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Colee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Colee 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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