Cornely Family History

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Cornely Name Meaning

French (Cornély): from a personal name from Latin Cornelius (see Cornelius). The cathedral of St. Cornelius at Aachen was a center of pilgrimage, and the personal name was especially popular in this area in the Middle Ages.

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

Similar surnames: Cornell, Kornely, Corner, Cornelio, Torney, Corne, Horney, Carnell

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Cornely Family Origin

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Cornely Family Occupations

What did your Cornely ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Fireman Oil W were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cornely. The most common Cornely occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Cornely's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cornely family was Brick Mason.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Fireman Oil W

  • Brick Mason


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

Cornely Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Cornely. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cornely 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 354 immigration records available for the last name Cornely. 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 619 military records available for the last name Cornely. For the veterans among your Cornely ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cornely Life Expectancy

What is the average Cornely lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Cornely life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Cornely in 1951 was 33, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cornely

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cornely 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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