Kortas Family History

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Kortas Name Meaning

Polish: nickname from the dialect verb kortac ‘to plow over a second time’, also ‘to tan somebody’s hide’.

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


Similar surnames: Kotas, Koral, Kurta, Kras, Kort, Korda, Korsak, Kordus, Kordes, Porta

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Kortas Family Origin

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Kortas Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    60%
  • Saloon Keeper

    20%
  • Teamster

    20%

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In 1880, Laborer and Saloon Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kortas. The most common Kortas occupation in the USA was Laborer. 60% of Kortas's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Kortas family was Teamster.

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Kortas Historical Records

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Kortas Life Expectancy

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