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Corey Family History

Corey Name Meaning
English: from the Old Norse personal name Kori, which is of uncertain meaning.Northern Irish: variant of Curry.

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

525,753 Historical Documents with Corey on Ancestry.com
116,766 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
17,253 Military Records
7,388 Immigration Records
81,930 Census and Voter Lists
302,416 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Corey Families

  • Number of Corey families
     180 - 357
     61 - 179
     1 - 60
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Corey families
     24 - 45
     9 - 23
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Corey families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Corey census records

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Corey Family Origin

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Corey Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Corey families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Corey

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Corey Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Corey census records

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Corey Civil War Service Records

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