Niederkorn Family History

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Niederkorn Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German nider ‘lower’ + korn ‘grain’, possibly a nickname of anecdotal origin.

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


Similar surnames: Fiebelkorn, Nieder, Haberkorn, Feuerborn, Wiederkehr, Biedermann

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Niederkorn Family Origin

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Niederkorn Family Occupations

What did your Niederkorn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Niederkorn family was Mail Carrier. The most common Niederkorn occupation in the USA was Catholic Priest. 20% of Niederkorn's were Catholic Priests. Catholic Priest, Clerk In Store and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Niederkorn.

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  • Catholic Priest

    20%
  • Clerk In Store

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Mail Carrier

    20%

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

Niederkorn Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Niederkorn Life Expectancy

What is the average Niederkorn lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Niederkorn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Niederkorn in 1959 was 61, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Niederkorn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Niederkorn 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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