Korba Family History

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Korba Name Meaning

Czech: metonymic occupational name for a basketmaker, from German Korb ‘basket’. Greek (Korbas): nickname for a person with black hair, from Albanian korbë ‘crow’.

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

Similar surnames: Korb, Korda, Kolba, Kotrba, Kara, Corda, Kouba, Koba, Torma, Kosa

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Korba Family Origin

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Korba Family Occupations

What did your Korba ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Packer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Korba. 20% of Korba men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Korba women worked as a Packer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Korba were Clerk and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Butcher
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Packer
  • Clerk
  • Housewife
  • Housework

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

Korba Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Korba. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Korba 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 791 immigration records available for the last name Korba. 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 633 military records available for the last name Korba. For the veterans among your Korba ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Korba Life Expectancy

What is the average Korba lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Korba life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Korba in 1950 was 46, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Korba

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Korba 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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