Couture Family History

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Couture Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for a tailor, from Old French cousture ‘seam’ (Latin consutura, from (con)suere ‘to sew (together)’). metonymic occupational name for a holder of a smallholding, Old French couture ‘small plot’, ‘kitchen garden’ (Late Latin cultura, in classical Latin used in the abstract sense ‘cultivation’, ‘agriculture’, from colere ‘to till or tend’).

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


Similar surnames: Couturier, Conte, Cote, Lacouture, Coster, Coutu, Fougere, Couto

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Couture Family Origin

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Couture Family Occupations

What did your Couture ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cultivateur, Journalier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Couture. A less common occupation for the Couture family was School. The most common Couture occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 20% of Couture's were Cultivateurs.

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  • Cultivateur

    20%
  • Journalier

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • School

    5%

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

Couture Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Couture Life Expectancy

What is the average Couture lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Couture life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Couture in 1944 was 28, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Couture

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Couture 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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