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Colestock Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of the German name Kohlstock, from Kohlstock ‘cabbage stalk’, perhaps applied as a nickname for a stiff or formal person.

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


Similar surnames: Colegrove, Cheslock, Kollock, Kostick, Haverstock, Pollock, Morelock

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Colestock Family Origin

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Colestock Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    24%
  • Clerk Railroad

    6%
  • Harness Maker

    6%

In 1880, the most common Colestock occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Colestock's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Clerk Railroad were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colestock. A less common occupation for the Colestock family was Harness Maker.

Source: Census data for Colestock | Data not to scale

Colestock Historical Records

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Colestock Life Expectancy

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