Cornelson Family History

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Cornelson Name Meaning

Respelling of Dutch and North German Cornelsen.

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


Similar surnames: Cornelsen, Carlson, Cornelison, Cornelius, Powelson, Jorgenson

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Cornelson Family Origin

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Cornelson Family Occupations

What did your Cornelson ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Candy Dealer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Merchant

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Cornelson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Cornelson's were Farmers. Farmer, Candy Dealer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cornelson. A less common occupation for the Cornelson family was Merchant.

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Cornelson Historical Records

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Cornelson Life Expectancy

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