Corts Family History

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Corts Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kortz.

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

Similar surnames: Couts, Coots, Cordts, Cords, Curts, Courts, Ports, Corte, Cort, Copes

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Corts Family Origin

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Corts Family Occupations

What did your Corts ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • At School


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

Corts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Corts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Corts 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 305 immigration records available for the last name Corts. 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 707 military records available for the last name Corts. For the veterans among your Corts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Corts Life Expectancy

What is the average Corts lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Corts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Corts in 1963 was 86, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corts

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Corts 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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