Courey Family History

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Courey Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of French Coury, a habitational name from a place so named in Vienne.

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


Similar surnames: Coury, Mourey, Couey, Courcy, Cowdrey, Cossey, Couri, Courtney, Coley

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Courey Family Origin

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Courey Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    27%
  • Journalier

    27%
  • Fermier

    18%
  • Formier

    9%

In 1881, the most common Courey occupation in Canada was Going To School. 27% of Courey's were Going To Schools. A less common occupation for the Courey family was Formier. Going To School, Journalier and Fermier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Courey.

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Courey Historical Records

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Courey Life Expectancy

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