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Courtwright Name Meaning

See Kortright. Possibly an altered spelling of English Cartwright.

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


Similar surnames: Courtright, Cartright, Cutright, Cartwright, Corriea, Courser, Wright

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Courtwright Family Origin

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Courtwright Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Day Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Courtwright family was Day Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Courtwright. The most common Courtwright occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Courtwright's were Farmers.

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Courtwright Historical Records

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Courtwright Life Expectancy

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