Corthell Family History

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Corthell Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of German Körtel, from a pet form of the personal name Konrad.

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


Similar surnames: Correll, Castell, Bortell, Rochell, Borchelt, Rothell, Cornell

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Corthell Family Origin

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Corthell Family Occupations

What did your Corthell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Corthell family was Bartender. The most common Corthell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Corthell's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corthell.

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Cooper

    6%
  • Bartender

    3%

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Corthell Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Corthell Life Expectancy

What is the average Corthell lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Corthell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Corthell in 1962 was 57, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corthell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Corthell 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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