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Corpus Family History

Corpus Name Meaning
Spanish: from the Latin personal name Corpus Christi, literally ‘body of Christ’, a Christian festival.

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

34,537 Historical Documents with Corpus on Ancestry.com
26,856 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,404 Military Records
1,697 Immigration Records
2,015 Census and Voter Lists
1,565 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Corpus Families

  • Number of Corpus families
     12 - 21
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Corpus families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Corpus last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Corpus census records

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Corpus Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Corpus families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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

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Corpus Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Corpus 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 Corpus

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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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Corpus Family Occupations

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Corpus ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestors social and economic status.

Military Service by Corpus

Did the Corpuses fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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