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Kornegay Family History

Kornegay Name Meaning
Probably an altered spelling of German Kornegger, a topographic name for someone who lived by a cornfield, from Middle High German korn ‘grain’ + acker ‘field’.

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

120,183 Historical Documents with Kornegay on Ancestry
21,617 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,255 Military Records
119 Immigration Records
9,259 Census and Voter Lists
85,933 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Kornegay Families

  • Number of Kornegay families
     97 - 192
     33 - 96
     1 - 32
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Kornegay last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Kornegay Family Origin

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Kornegay Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Kornegay Civil War Service Records

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