as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the 12th century when they held estates in that shire.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Marie Colombelle, who came to Louisiana in 1721; T. Colombel, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1802; and Anthine Columbel, who arrived in New York city in 1823..