Corter Family History

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Corter Name Meaning

Origin unidentified; possibly an altered spelling of Dutch Gorter.

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

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Corter Family Origin

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Corter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, the most common Corter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Corter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Corter family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corter.

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Corter Historical Records

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Corter Life Expectancy

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