Corson Family History

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Corson Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Curzon. English (of Norman origin): nickname from Old French corson, a diminutive of curt ‘short’ (see Court).

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

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Corson Family Origin

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Corson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Corson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Corson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Corson family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corson.

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Corson Historical Records

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Corson Life Expectancy

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