Corkery Family History

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Corkery Name Meaning

Irish (Munster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Corcra ‘descendant of Corcra’, a personal name derived from corcair ‘purple’ (ultimately cognate with Latin purpur).

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


Similar surnames: Dockery, Cooney, Dormer, Berkery, Corker, Corkern, Convery, Corey

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Corkery Family Origin

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Corkery Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Butcher

    28%
  • School

    9%
  • Store Clerk

    6%

In 1881, the most common Corkery occupation in Canada was Farmer. 38% of Corkery's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Corkery family was Store Clerk. Farmer, Butcher and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corkery.

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Corkery Historical Records

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Corkery Life Expectancy

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