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Kordes Name Meaning

German: reduced and altered form of Konerding, a patronymic derived from any of several Low German personal names cognate with Konrad, such as Kohnert. Polish: variant of Kordus.

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


Similar surnames: Cordes, Bordes, Borges, Cords, Bores, Orders, Kares, Kolden, Norden

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Kordes Family Origin

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Kordes Family Occupations

What did your Kordes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kordes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Kordes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kordes family was Retail Milkman. Farmer, Basket Making and Rafting were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kordes.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Basket Making

    20%
  • Rafting

    20%
  • Retail Milkman

    20%

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

Kordes Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kordes Life Expectancy

What is the average Kordes lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Kordes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Kordes in 1958 was 55, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kordes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kordes 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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