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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 163 people named Cortis in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 194% more people named Cortis in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 479 people named Cortis were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 188 were children
  • 8% were disabled
  • 39 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,368
  • 17% of adults were unmarried

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As Cortis families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • The most common mother tongue was Michigan
  • 28 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Italy