Cornutt Family History

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Cornutt Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Kornutt, which is of unexplained origin. See Curnutt. Possibly a variant spelling of Cornett.

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

Similar surnames: Curnutt, Couts, Curnutte, Coslett, Orcutt, Carnett, Corbitt, Corn

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Cornutt Family Origin

Where is the Cornutt family from?

Cornutt Family Occupations

What did your Cornutt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Cornutt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Cornutt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cornutt family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cornutt.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith

  • Farm Laborer


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

Cornutt Historical Records

What Cornutt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Cornutt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cornutt 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 40 immigration records available for the last name Cornutt. 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 329 military records available for the last name Cornutt. For the veterans among your Cornutt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cornutt Life Expectancy

What is the average Cornutt lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Cornutt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Cornutt in 1962 was 60, and 96 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cornutt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cornutt 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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