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Corbell Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a basketmaker, from Old French corbeille ‘basket’, or alternatively possibly a nickname for someone with black hair, from Old French corbel ‘raven’. Americanized spelling of Körbel or Korbel. Americanized spelling of Dutch Corbeel, from Old French corbel ‘raven’ (see 1 above).

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

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Corbell Family Origin

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Corbell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Lawyer

    5%
  • Boiler Maker

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Lawyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corbell. A less common occupation for the Corbell family was Boiler Maker. The most common Corbell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Corbell's were Farmers.

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Corbell Life Expectancy

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