Corrie Family History

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Corrie Name Meaning

habitational name from places in Arran, Dumfries, and elsewhere, named Corrie, from Gaelic coire ‘cauldron’, applied to a circular hanging valley on a mountain. Scottish spelling of northern Irish McCorry ‘son of Godfrey’. See also Curry, McGorry.

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

Similar surnames: Currie, Comrie, Barrie, Corrin, Corris, Gorrie, Carris, Carrie

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Corrie Family Origin

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Corrie Family Occupations

What did your Corrie ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Corrie. 2% of Corrie men worked as a General Labourer and 48% of Corrie women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Corrie were No Occupation and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Bank Clerk
  • Incapacitated
  • No Occupation

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Incapacitated

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Corrie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Corrie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Corrie 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Corrie. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Corrie. For the veterans among your Corrie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Corrie Life Expectancy

What is the average Corrie lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Corrie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Corrie in 1956 was 52, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corrie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Corrie 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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