Korth Family History

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Korth Name Meaning

variant of Korte 1. from the personal name Kord, a Low German derivative of Konrad.

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


Similar surnames: Korte, Koth, Orth, Kortz, Koerth, Borth, Kort, Koeth, Horth, Kerth

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Korth Family Origin

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Korth Family Occupations

What did your Korth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Korth family was Cigar Maker. The most common Korth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Korth's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Korth.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Cigar Maker

    2%

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

Korth Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Korth Life Expectancy

What is the average Korth lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Korth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Korth in 1953 was 44, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Korth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Korth 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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