Cornett Family History

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Cornett Name Meaning

English: diminutive of Corn 1.

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


Similar surnames: Corbett, Cornetta, Connett, Cornette, Corner, Cornell, Burnett

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Cornett Family Origin

Where is the Cornett family from?

Cornett Family Occupations

What did your Cornett ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Cornett occupation in Canada was Farmer. 45% of Cornett's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cornett family was Dress Maker. Farmer, Carpenter and School Teacher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cornett.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Carpenter

    15%
  • School Teacher

    15%
  • Dress Maker

    5%

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

Cornett Historical Records

What Cornett family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cornett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cornett 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 Cornett. 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 Cornett. For the veterans among your Cornett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cornett Life Expectancy

What is the average Cornett lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Cornett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Cornett in 1940 was 31, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cornett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cornett 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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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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