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Kolbe Family Origin

Where is the Kolbe family from?

Kolbe Family Occupations

What did your Kolbe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kolbe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Kolbe's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kolbe. A less common occupation for the Kolbe family was Grocer.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Grocer


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

Kolbe Historical Records

What Kolbe family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kolbe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kolbe census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Kolbe

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kolbe. 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 Kolbe. For the veterans among your Kolbe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kolbe Life Expectancy

What is the average Kolbe lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Kolbe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kolbe in 1948 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kolbe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kolbe 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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