Kolba Family History

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Kolba Name Meaning

from kolba ‘corn cob’ or ‘butt end of a rifle’, perhaps an indirect occupational name for a soldier. adaptation of the German surname Kolb.

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


Similar surnames: Kolb, Korba, Kolbo, Kolbe, Golba, Kolby, Kalka, Korb, Kalb, Koll

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Kolba Family Origin

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Kolba Family Occupations

What did your Kolba ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kolba occupation in the USA was Stove Repairer. 100% of Kolba's were Stove Repairers.

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  • Stove Repairer

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Kolba Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kolba Life Expectancy

What is the average Kolba lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Kolba life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Kolba in 1961 was 53, and 89 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kolba 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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