Courtenay Family History

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Courtenay Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Courtney.

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


Similar surnames: Courtney, Corte, Horten, Costen, Curley, Coatney, Cordery, Courteau

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Courtenay Family Origin

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Courtenay Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Book Agent

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Dom Svt

    6%

In 1881, Farmer, Book Agent and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Courtenay. The most common Courtenay occupation in Canada was Farmer. 31% of Courtenay's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Courtenay family was Dom Svt.

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Courtenay Historical Records

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Courtenay Life Expectancy

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