Cornet Family History

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Cornet Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived on a street corner, from a derivative of corne ‘corner’. Compare Coin. from cornet, denoting either a rustic horn or an object made of horn, hence a metonymic occupational name for a hornblower or for a worker in horn.

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


Similar surnames: Corner, Corne, Horner, Borner, Cordner, Corte, Coronel, Fornes

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Cornet Family Origin

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Cornet Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Farmer Son

    14%
  • Journalier

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

In 1881, the most common Cornet occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Cornet's were Farmers. Farmer, Farmer Son and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cornet. A less common occupation for the Cornet family was Laborer.

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Cornet Historical Records

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Cornet Life Expectancy

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