Corti Family History

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Corti Name Meaning

Italian: from a nickname from corto ‘short’, from Latin curtis.

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

Similar surnames: Torti, Corte, Forti, Cordi, Court, Ciotti, Corda, Corbi, Cortis

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Corti Family Origin

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Corti Family Occupations

What did your Corti ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Corti family was Laborer. Farmer, Coal Miner and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corti. The most common Corti occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Corti's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Coal Miner

  • Keeps House

  • Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Corti ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Corti Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Corti. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Corti census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Corti. 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 915 military records available for the last name Corti. For the veterans among your Corti ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Corti Life Expectancy

What is the average Corti lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Corti life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Corti in 1963 was 75, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corti

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Corti ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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