Alcorta Family History

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Alcorta Name Meaning

Basque: topographic name from Basque (h)ar(ri) ‘stone’, ‘rock’ + korta ‘stable’, ‘corral’, with the first r changed to l by dissimilation.

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

Similar surnames: Alcott, Cort, Laporta, Da Costa, Corte, Alford, Alcorn, Aliotta

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Alcorta Family Origin

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Alcorta Family Occupations

What did your Alcorta ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Alcorta family was Laborer. The most common Alcorta occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Alcorta's were Farmers. Farmer, Home and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alcorta.

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  • Farmer

  • Home

  • Keeps House

  • Laborer


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Alcorta Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Alcorta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alcorta census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 949 immigration records available for the last name Alcorta. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 128 military records available for the last name Alcorta. For the veterans among your Alcorta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alcorta Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Alcorta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Alcorta in 1943 was 33, and 66 in 2004.

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