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Correia Name Meaning

Portuguese: from correia ‘leather strap’, ‘belt’, ‘rein’, ‘shoelace’ (Latin corrigia ‘fastening’, from corrigere ‘to straighten’, ‘to correct’), applied as a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of such articles.

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


Similar surnames: Correa, Corbeil, Corda, Carreira, Correira, Coria, Corriea, Cordell

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Correia Family Origin

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Correia Family Occupations

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Correia Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Correia. 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 Correia. For the veterans among your Correia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Correia Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Correia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Correia in 1941 was 27, and 76 in 2004.

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