Corona Family History

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Corona Name Meaning

Spanish and Italian: from Spanish, Italian corona ‘crown’ (Latin corona ‘garland’, ‘chaplet’, ‘diadem’), perhaps applied as a habitational name for someone who lived in a house with this sign, or as a nickname for someone who had a tonsure in fulfillment of a religious vow or who had influence and power. Italian: from the female personal name Corona, of the same derivation as 1.

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

Similar surnames: Korona, Coronel, Orona, Caron, Moron, Corea, Carona, Cortina

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Corona Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Corona name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Corona. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South


  • Spain


  • England & Wales


  • Italy


  • Ireland & Scotland


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Corona Family Origin

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Corona Family Occupations

What did your Corona ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Corona family was Dressmaker. Laborer, Farmer and Charcoal Burner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corona. The most common Corona occupation in the USA was Laborer. 57% of Corona's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Charcoal Burner

  • Dressmaker


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

Corona Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Corona. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Corona 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 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Corona. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Corona. For the veterans among your Corona ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Corona Life Expectancy

What is the average Corona lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Corona life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Corona in 1949 was 39, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Corona 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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