Corps Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Boris, Boros, Oros, Doris, Copps, Moris, Bors, Bores, Moros, Corp

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Corps Family Origin

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Corps Family Occupations

What did your Corps ancestors do for a living?

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  • At Home

    11%
  • Day Laborer

    11%
  • Doctor

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%

In 1880, At Home, Day Laborer and Doctor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corps. A less common occupation for the Corps family was Farmer. The most common Corps occupation in the USA was At Home. 11% of Corps's were At Homes.

Source: Census data for Corps | Data not to scale

Corps Historical Records

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Corps Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2001, Corps life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Corps in 1964 was 80, and 84 in 2001.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corps

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