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Colomb Name Meaning

French: from Old French colomb ‘pigeon’ (Latin columbus), applied as a metonymic occupational name for a keeper of pigeons or doves.

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


Similar surnames: Colombo, Coulombe, Coloma, Golomb, Colombe, Golob, Holcomb, Coombs

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Colomb Family Origin

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Colomb Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Barber

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colomb. A less common occupation for the Colomb family was Carpenter. The most common Colomb occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Colomb's were Farmers.

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Colomb Historical Records

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Colomb Life Expectancy

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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