Corbit Family History

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Corbit Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Corbett.

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


Similar surnames: Corbet, Corbitt, Corbin, Cordle, Corvin, Corwin, Cortis, Corpe, Orbin

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Corbit Family Origin

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Corbit Family Occupations

What did your Corbit ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corbit. A less common occupation for the Corbit family was Carpenter. The most common Corbit occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Corbit's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Corbit Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Corbit. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Corbit 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Corbit. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Corbit. For the veterans among your Corbit ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Corbit Life Expectancy

What is the average Corbit lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Corbit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Corbit in 1945 was 35, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corbit

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Corbit ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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