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Corbin Name Meaning

French and English: nickname meaning ‘little crow’, ‘raven’, from Old French, Middle English corbin, a diminutive of corb. Compare Corbett. English: possibly also a Norman habitational name from places in Calvados and Orne, France, named Corbon.

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


Similar surnames: Corvin, Cousin, Corban, Cordon, Coppin, Cortina, Collin, Morfin

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Corbin Family Origin

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Corbin Family Occupations

What did your Corbin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Corbin family was Farming. The most common Corbin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Corbin's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corbin.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

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Corbin Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Corbin ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Corbin Life Expectancy

What is the average Corbin lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Corbin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Corbin in 1944 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

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