Corte Name Meaning

Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese: from corte ‘court’ (Latin cohors ‘yard’, ‘enclosure’, genitive cohortis), applied as an occupational name for someone who worked at a manorial court or a topographic name for someone who lived in or by one. English: variant spelling of Court. Americanized spelling of Korte.

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


Similar surnames: Cort, Conte, Porte, Court, Cote, Corne, Korte, Corse, Forte, Cortes

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Corte Family Origin

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Corte Family Occupations

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  • Bill Poster

    25%
  • Boiler Maker

    25%
  • Journeyman Shoemaker

    25%
  • Surgeon

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Corte family was Surgeon. The most common Corte occupation in the UK was Bill Poster. 25% of Corte's were Bill Posters. Bill Poster, Boiler Maker and Journeyman Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corte.

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Corte Historical Records

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Corte Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Corte life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Corte in 1950 was 46, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corte

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