Koren Family History

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Koren Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Korn. Dutch and North German: from a short form of Cornelis or Cornelius. This name was also established in Norway from the 16th century onward. Slovenian: nickname from koren ‘root’.

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


Similar surnames: Korn, Oren, Kren, Horen, Toren, Koen, Coren, Doren, Koven, Goren

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Koren Family Origin

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Koren Family Occupations

What did your Koren ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Koren family was Preacher. Farmer, Keeps House and M. D. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Koren. The most common Koren occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Koren's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeps House

    20%
  • M. D.

    20%
  • Preacher

    20%

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

Koren Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Koren Life Expectancy

What is the average Koren lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Koren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Koren in 1950 was 43, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Koren 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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