Courtois Family History

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Courtois Name Meaning

French: nickname for a refined person, sometimes no doubt applied ironically, from Old French curteis, co(u)rtois ‘refined’, ‘accomplished’.

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


Similar surnames: Curtis, Cortes, Countess, Court, Cousin, Courtney, Bourgeois

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Courtois Family Origin

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Courtois Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    16%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Journalier

    7%
  • Chasseur

    5%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Farmer and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Courtois. The most common Courtois occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 16% of Courtois's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Courtois family was Chasseur.

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Courtois Historical Records

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Courtois Life Expectancy

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