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Cortinas Name Meaning

from the plural of Cortina. The Catalan and Asturian-Leonese form are Castilianized variants of Cortines. Galician: habitational name from any of numerous places named Cortiñas.

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


Similar surnames: Cortina, Sardinas, Cardenas, Corbin, Costas, Fortuna, Corkins, Corvin

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Cortinas Family Origin

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Cortinas Family Occupations

What did your Cortinas ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Cortinas. 74% of Cortinas men worked as a Laborer and 39% of Cortinas women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cortinas were Truck Driver and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    74%
  • Farm Labor
    9%
  • Operator
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    39%
  • Washwoman
    24%
  • Laundress
    24%
  • Clerk
    16%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Cortinas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Cortinas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cortinas 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Cortinas. 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 627 military records available for the last name Cortinas. For the veterans among your Cortinas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cortinas Life Expectancy

What is the average Cortinas lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Cortinas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Cortinas in 1959 was 64, and 66 in 2004.

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