Cory Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Corey.

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

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Cory Family Origin

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Cory Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cory. A less common occupation for the Cory family was Carpenter. The most common Cory occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Cory's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Cory | Data not to scale

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Cory Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Cory life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Cory in 1941 was 37, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cory

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