Kordes Family History

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Kordes Name Meaning

German: reduced and altered form of Konerding, a patronymic derived from any of several Low German personal names cognate with Konrad, such as Kohnert. Polish: variant of Kordus.

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

Similar surnames: Cordes, Bordes, Borges, Cords, Bores, Orders, Kares, Kolden, Norden

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Kordes Family Origin

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Kordes Family Occupations

What did your Kordes ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kordes. 39% of Kordes men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Kordes women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kordes were Farmer and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Factory Worker
  • Clerk
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Maid

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

Kordes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kordes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kordes 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 239 immigration records available for the last name Kordes. 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 479 military records available for the last name Kordes. For the veterans among your Kordes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kordes Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Kordes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Kordes in 1958 was 55, and 78 in 2004.

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