Culbreth Family History

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Culbreth Name Meaning

Northern Irish: MacLysaght records Culbrath as a Co. Monaghan variant of Culbert, dating from the 18th century, but this name is more probably a variant of Scottish Galbraith.

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

Similar surnames: Culbreath, Colbath, Gilbreth, Corbett, Galbreth, Culbert, Hildreth

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Culbreth Family Origin

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Culbreth Family Occupations

What did your Culbreth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Culbreth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Culbreth's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Culbreth. A less common occupation for the Culbreth family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Culbreth ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Culbreth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Culbreth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Culbreth 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 274 immigration records available for the last name Culbreth. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Culbreth. For the veterans among your Culbreth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Culbreth Life Expectancy

What is the average Culbreth lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Culbreth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Culbreth in 1943 was 38, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Culbreth

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