Corp Name Meaning

English and French: from Old French corp ‘raven’, probably applied as a nickname for someone with glossy dark hair. In some cases the English name may be derived from the cognate Old Norse korpr.

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


Similar surnames: Carp, Corn, Coop, Copp, Cord, Court, Cap, Codd, Worl, Torp

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Corp Family Origin

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Corp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Agrl Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Corp family was Agrl Labourer. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corp. The most common Corp occupation in the UK was Farmer. 16% of Corp's were Farmers.

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Corp Historical Records

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Corp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Corp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Corp in 1951 was 53, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corp

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