Coltharp Family History

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Coltharp Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Colthorpe, an English habitational name from a lost or unidentified place possibly named with Old Norse þorp ‘hamlet’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Colmer, Coulthard, Clare, Cota, Altherr, Colter, Gothard, Chapp

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Coltharp Family Origin

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Coltharp Family Occupations

What did your Coltharp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Coltharp family was Minister. Farmer, Farming and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coltharp. The most common Coltharp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Coltharp's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Farming

    40%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Minister

    7%

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Coltharp Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Coltharp Life Expectancy

What is the average Coltharp lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Coltharp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Coltharp in 1962 was 53, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coltharp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coltharp 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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