Corr Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Corra ‘descendant of Corra’, a personal name from corr ‘spear’, ‘pointed object’.

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


Similar surnames: Carr, Corra, Core, Gorr, Orr, Cord, Corn, Corry, Jory, Cola

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Corr Family Origin

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Corr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Farm Labourer

    16%
  • Teamster

    16%
  • Laborer

    11%

In 1881, the most common Corr occupation in Canada was Farmer. 32% of Corr's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Corr family was Laborer. Farmer, Farm Labourer and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corr.

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Corr Historical Records

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Corr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Corr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Corr in 1941 was 34, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corr

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