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Coronel Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from Italian colonnello, a diminutive of colonna ‘column (of troops)’ (Latin columna), hence a metonymic occupational name for someone in command of a regiment. According to Tibon, the change of -l- to -r- may be under the influence of the word corona ‘crown’ as a symbol of power.

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

Similar surnames: Corona, Cordone, Cornet, Cordner, Corner, Corne, Cotrone, Cotroneo

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Coronel Family Origin

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Coronel Family Occupations

What did your Coronel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agar Merchant and Cigar Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Coronel. The most common Coronel occupation in the UK was Agar Merchant. 50% of Coronel's were Agar Merchants.

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  • Agar Merchant

  • Cigar Maker


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Coronel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Coronel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coronel 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Coronel. 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 218 military records available for the last name Coronel. For the veterans among your Coronel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coronel Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Coronel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Coronel in 1957 was 53, and 59 in 2004.

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