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Corne Family History

Corne Name Meaning

French: from Old French corne ‘horn’ (Late Latin corna), a derogatory nickname for a cuckold (see Horn 4), or a metonymic occupational name for a hornblower or worker in horn. English: variant spelling of Corn.

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


Similar surnames: Corner, Cornet, Corn, Coyne, Borne, Carne, Horne, Corte, Horner

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Where is the Corne family from?

You can see how Corne families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Corne family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Corne families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1911 there were 12 Corne families living in Ontario. This was about 29% of all the recorded Corne's in Canada. Ontario and 1 other province had the highest population of Corne families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Corne surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Corne ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Corne. 67% of Corne men worked as a Farmer.

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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

  • Farmer
    67%
  • Labourer
    34%
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Corne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Corne 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Corne. 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 494 military records available for the last name Corne. For the veterans among your Corne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Corne lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Corne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Corne in 1949 was 61, and 84 in 2004.

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