History of your Surname
Get access to Corelli family records.Start a free trial

Corelli Family History

Corelli Name Meaning

Italian: perhaps a patronymic or plural form of a pet form of a personal name ending with -coro + the diminutive suffix -ello.

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

Similar surnames: Corella, Cirelli, Morello, Borelli, Morelli, Torelli, Norelli

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Corelli family from?

You can see how Corelli families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Corelli family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Corelli families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there was 1 Corelli family living in British Columbia. This was 100% of all the recorded Corelli's in Canada. British Columbia had the highest population of Corelli families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Corelli surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Corelli ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Corelli. 58% of Corelli men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Corelli women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Corelli were Labor and Seamstress. .

View Census Data for Corelli | Data not to scale

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

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • Salesman
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • New Worker
  • Seamstress
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Corelli family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Corelli. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Corelli census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Canadian census records for Corelli

Passenger Lists

There are 903 immigration records available for the last name Corelli. 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.

View all Corelli immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 311 military records available for the last name Corelli. For the veterans among your Corelli ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Corelli military records

You've only scratched the surface of Corelli family history

Discover More

What is the average Corelli lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Corelli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Corelli in 1962 was 78, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corelli

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Corelli family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial