Cora Name Meaning

Galician: habitational name from places called Cora in Lugo and Pontevedra provinces.

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


Similar surnames: Cova, Cota, Nora, Mora, Cura, Corea, Cira, Coca, Coria, Lora

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Cora Family Origin

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Cora Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • At Leisure

    2%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cora. A less common occupation for the Cora family was At Leisure. The most common Cora occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Cora's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Cora | Data not to scale

Cora Historical Records

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Cora Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Cora life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Cora in 1959 was 60, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cora

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