Kors Family History

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Kors Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Korsten (Latin Christianus; see Christian) or Cornelis.

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


Similar surnames: Korn, Korst, Kort, Kops, Bors, Koss, Korus, Moors, Kobs, Mars

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Kors Family Origin

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Kors Family Occupations

What did your Kors ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kors occupation in the USA was Clerk In County Office. 20% of Kors's were Clerk In County Offices. A less common occupation for the Kors family was Kp Hse. Clerk In County Office, Farmer and Keep House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kors.

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  • Clerk In County Office

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keep House

    20%
  • Kp Hse

    20%

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

Kors Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kors. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kors census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Kors

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kors. 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 Kors. For the veterans among your Kors ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kors Life Expectancy

What is the average Kors lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Kors life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Kors in 1961 was 41, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kors

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kors 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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