Corkins Family History

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Corkins Name Meaning

Northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Corcáin ‘descendant of Corcán’, a personal name from the diminutive of corc ‘crimson’, with the addition of redundant English genitive -s.

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

Similar surnames: Collins, Hopkins, Forkin, Corrin, Harkins, Coggins, Corris, Dopkins

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Corkins Family Origin

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Corkins Family Occupations

What did your Corkins ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Corkins occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Corkins's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corkins. A less common occupation for the Corkins family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Corkins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Corkins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Corkins 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 205 immigration records available for the last name Corkins. 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 735 military records available for the last name Corkins. For the veterans among your Corkins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Corkins Life Expectancy

What is the average Corkins lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Corkins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Corkins in 1963 was 67, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corkins

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Corkins 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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