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Alcorn Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: predominantly Scottish form of the English habitational name Allcorn. It was established in Scotland by the mid 15th century, and was sometimes altered by folk etymology to Auldcorn.

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


Similar surnames: Allcorn, Alborn, Corn, Aucoin, Alford, Allen, Dalton, Alton, Mccoin

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Alcorn Family Origin

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Alcorn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alcorn. A less common occupation for the Alcorn family was Farming. The most common Alcorn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Alcorn's were Farmers.

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Alcorn Historical Records

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Alcorn Life Expectancy

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