Corns Family History

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Corns Name Meaning

English: variant of Cornish, from Old French corneis. Americanized form of Dutch Korns.

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

Similar surnames: Cords, Corne, Corn, Cordes, Borne, Coons, Carn, Corby, Horne, Combs

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Corns Family Origin

Where is the Corns family from?

Corns Family Occupations

What did your Corns ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Corns occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Corns's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Corns family was Labourer. Coal Miner, Agricultural Labourer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corns.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Butcher

  • Labourer


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

Corns Historical Records

What Corns family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Corns. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Corns census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Corns

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Corns. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Corns. For the veterans among your Corns ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Corns Life Expectancy

What is the average Corns lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Corns life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Corns in 1950 was 43, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corns

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Corns 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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