24,508 COLBERT members around the world
COLBERT Family HistoryThis unusual and interesting surname is English, sometimes Scottish and in post medieval times, French! It derives from the Old English pre 7th century personal name Coel-beort translating as "cool-bright". It is first recorded as Colbert in the famous Domesday Book of England in 1086, and in the counties of Devonshire, Cheshire, and Lincolnshire. The surname is early 13th Century (see below), and spellings of the surname include Colbert, Colebert, Coleberte, Colberd, Coleburt, Colburt, and in Scotland Colbert, Culbard, Colbaird, and Colbard. Early examples from surving church records include the christenings of Thomas Colbert, on October 23rd 1616 at St. Dunstan's in the East, Stepney, and Elizabeth Coleberte on June 25th 1620 also at St...
Join the conversation with the COLBERT tribe
- Find your COLBERT ancestor
- Tell us about your COLBERT Family
- Tell us about your COLBERT ancestors
- Ask a question about the COLBERT history
- Leave a message for COLBERT family members
Invite more COLBERT family members!
Write an email address and click 'Invite' to share this page with more members of the COLBERT tribe.
Family Coat of Arms Generator
Why not see what your family crest could look like based on your own family characteristics?Create Crest
Discover about where the COLBERT live around the world
Explore where tribe members live today!