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Cortinas Name Meaning

from the plural of Cortina. The Catalan and Asturian-Leonese form are Castilianized variants of Cortines. Galician: habitational name from any of numerous places named Cortiñas.

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


Similar surnames: Cortina, Sardinas, Cardenas, Corbin, Costas, Fortuna, Corkins, Corvin

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Cortinas Family Origin

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Cortinas Family Occupations

What did your Cortinas ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cortinas. The most common Cortinas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Cortinas's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cortinas family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Farm Laborer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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

Cortinas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cortinas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cortinas 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Cortinas. 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 Cortinas. For the veterans among your Cortinas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cortinas Life Expectancy

What is the average Cortinas lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Cortinas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Cortinas in 1959 was 64, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cortinas

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cortinas 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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