Cordts Family History

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Cordts Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Cords. Americanized spelling of North German Kordts or possibly of Korz, a variant of Kurz.

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


Similar surnames: Cords, Cordes, Corts, Coonts, Couts, Cordle, Cord, Ports, Curts

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Cordts Family Origin

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Cordts Family Occupations

What did your Cordts ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, At Home and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cordts. The most common Cordts occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 27% of Cordts's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Cordts family was Brick Manufactory.

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  • Carpenter

    27%
  • At Home

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Brick Manufactory

    9%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cordts ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Cordts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cordts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cordts 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Cordts. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Cordts. For the veterans among your Cordts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cordts Life Expectancy

What is the average Cordts lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Cordts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Cordts in 1948 was 48, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cordts

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cordts 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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