Kortan Family History

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Kortan Name Meaning

Czech (Kortán): from a pet form of the Old Czech personal name Kornel, a vernacular form of Latin Cornelius.

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

Similar surnames: Korda, Kotas, Kocan, Kochan, Organ, Toran, Kort, Koran, Boran, Orban

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Kortan Family Origin

Where is the Kortan family from?

Kortan Family Occupations

What did your Kortan ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kortan. 20% of Kortan men worked as a Farm Labourer and 80% of Kortan women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kortan were Iron Laoueder and Housewife Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Labourer
  • Farmer (own Account)
  • Farmer Own Acount
  • Iron Laoueder

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Kortan Historical Records

What Kortan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kortan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kortan 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 165 immigration records available for the last name Kortan. 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 262 military records available for the last name Kortan. For the veterans among your Kortan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kortan Life Expectancy

What is the average Kortan lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kortan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Kortan in 1963 was 82, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kortan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kortan 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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