Korhonen Family History

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Korhonen Name Meaning

Finnish: from the descriptive nickname korho ‘deaf person’, + the common surname suffix -nen. The term was used to denote not only a deaf person but also someone who was elderly, aloof, clumsy, silly, or foolish.

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


Similar surnames: Keranen, Karvonen, Koskinen, Toivonen, Tolonen, Ahonen, Kyllonen

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Korhonen Family Origin

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Korhonen Family Occupations

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Korhonen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Korhonen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Korhonen 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 Korhonen. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Korhonen. For the veterans among your Korhonen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Korhonen Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Korhonen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Korhonen in 1961 was 45, and 79 in 2004.

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