Corbitt Family History

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Corbitt Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Corbett.

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

Similar surnames: Corbit, Corbet, Cubitt, Gorbett, Porritt, Morfitt, Burkitt, Corbin

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Corbitt Family Origin

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Corbitt Family Occupations

What did your Corbitt ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Corbitt occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 3% of Corbitt's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Corbitt family was Laundress. Carpenter, Coal Miner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corbitt.

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  • Carpenter

  • Coal Miner

  • Farmer

  • Laundress


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

Corbitt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Corbitt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Corbitt 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Corbitt. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Corbitt. For the veterans among your Corbitt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Corbitt Life Expectancy

What is the average Corbitt lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Corbitt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Corbitt in 1949 was 54, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corbitt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Corbitt 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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