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Corder Name Meaning

English: variant of Cordier. Catalan: occupational name for a maker of cord or string, from an agent derivative of Catalan corda ‘string’, ‘cord’.

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

Similar surnames: Cordier, Cordes, Carder, Cordner, Corner, Corker, Corda, Comer

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Where is the Corder family from?

You can see how Corder families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Corder family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Corder families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 14 Corder families living in Ontario. This was about 70% of all the recorded Corder's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Corder families in 1911.
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What did your Corder ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Tudiant was the top reported job for people in the CA named Corder. .

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Tudiant
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Census Records

There are 34,000 census records available for the last name Corder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Corder census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Corder. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Corder. For the veterans among your Corder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Corder lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Corder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Corder in 1943 was 28, and 77 in 2004.

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