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Cordone Name Meaning

Italian: from cordone ‘cord’ an augmentative of corda ‘string’ (see Corda ) hence a metonymic occupational name for a cordmaker or a nickname for a tall thin person.

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

Similar surnames: Cordon, Cardone, Cardon, Carbone, Coronel, Cottone, Cirone, Corne

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Where is the Cordone family from?

You can see how Cordone families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Cordone family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Cordone families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 16 Cordone families living in New York. This was about 31% of all the recorded Cordone's in USA. New York had the highest population of Cordone families in 1920.
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What did your Cordone ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Machine Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Cordone. 33% of Cordone men worked as a Laborer and 38% of Cordone women worked as a Machine Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cordone were Machinist and Clerk. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Machine Operator
  • Housekeeper
  • Clerk
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Census Records

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

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Passenger Lists

There are 647 immigration records available for the last name Cordone. 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 Cards

There are 327 military records available for the last name Cordone. For the veterans among your Cordone ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Cordone lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Cordone life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Cordone in 1955 was 40, and 77 in 2004.

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