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Coombs Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named with a plural or possessive derivative of Old English cumb (see Coombe).

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


Similar surnames: Coombe, Loomis, Combes, Combe, Toombs, Coomer, Comer, Cross, Cooper

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Coombs Family Origin

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Coombs Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Coombs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Coombs's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Coombs family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coombs.

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Coombs Historical Records

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Coombs Life Expectancy

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