Corker Family History

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Corker Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a supplier of red or purple dye, from an agent derivative of Middle English cork (see Cork).

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

Similar surnames: Corner, Cocker, Corser, Corder, Booker, Comer, Cooper, Copper, Colter

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Corker Family Origin

Where is the Corker family from?

Corker Family Occupations

What did your Corker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Corker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Corker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Corker family was Works On Farm. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corker.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Works On Farm


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

Corker Historical Records

What Corker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Corker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Corker census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Corker

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Corker. 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 Corker. For the veterans among your Corker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Corker Life Expectancy

What is the average Corker lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Corker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Corker in 1950 was 45, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Corker 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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