Corneau Family History

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Corneau Name Meaning

French: from a diminutive of Old French corne ‘horn’ (see Corne).

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

Similar surnames: Corner, Corne, Morneau, Cornell, Cornet, Courteau, Cordner, Bordeau

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Corneau Family Origin

Where is the Corneau family from?

Corneau Family Occupations

What did your Corneau ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Field Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corneau. A less common occupation for the Corneau family was R.R. Treasurer. The most common Corneau occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Corneau's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Field Laborer

  • Laborer

  • R.R. Treasurer


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

Corneau Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Corneau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Corneau 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 420 immigration records available for the last name Corneau. 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 596 military records available for the last name Corneau. For the veterans among your Corneau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Corneau Life Expectancy

What is the average Corneau lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Corneau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Corneau in 1960 was 57, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corneau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Corneau 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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