Korns Family History

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Korns Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from Korn.

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

Similar surnames: Koons, Korn, Kors, Corns, Jorns, Kerns, Koops, Cords, Kouns, Horne

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Korns Family Origin

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Korns Family Occupations

What did your Korns ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Korns. The most common Korns occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Korns's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Korns family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • At Home

  • Blacksmith


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

Korns Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Korns. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Korns 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 238 immigration records available for the last name Korns. 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 611 military records available for the last name Korns. For the veterans among your Korns ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Korns Life Expectancy

What is the average Korns lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Korns life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Korns in 1946 was 52, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Korns 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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