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Corso Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Corso, a short form of Accorso (see Accurso) or Bonaccorso.

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


Similar surnames: Orso, Corsa, Corsi, Como, Corra, Orsi, Corse, Corio, Iorio, Mosso

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Where is the Corso family from?

You can see how Corso families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Corso family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Corso families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Corso family living in Louisiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Corso's in USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Corso families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Corso surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Corso ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Corso. 16% of Corso men worked as a Laborer and 19% of Corso women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Corso were Operator and Finisher. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    16%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    6%
  • Operator
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Operator
    19%
  • Housewife
    10%
  • New Worker
    9%
  • Finisher
    7%
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Census Records

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Corso. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Corso census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Corso. 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 Cards

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Corso. For the veterans among your Corso ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Corso lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Corso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Corso in 1942 was 56, and 82 in 2004.

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