Cornelia Family History

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Cornelia Name Meaning

Italian: from the female personal name Cornelia, feminine form of Cornelio.

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

Similar surnames: Cornelio, Cornella, Corella, Corelli, Cornell, Cornelius, Cornely

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Cornelia Family Origin

Where is the Cornelia family from?

Cornelia Family Occupations

What did your Cornelia ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cornelia. A less common occupation for the Cornelia family was Clerk In Market. The most common Cornelia occupation in the USA was Laborer. 23% of Cornelia's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Clerk In Market


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

Cornelia Historical Records

What Cornelia family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cornelia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cornelia 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 479 immigration records available for the last name Cornelia. 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 299 military records available for the last name Cornelia. For the veterans among your Cornelia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cornelia Life Expectancy

What is the average Cornelia lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Cornelia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Cornelia in 1962 was 72, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cornelia

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cornelia 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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