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Curless Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Keurlis, of unexplained origin; possibly a variant of Cuelers, which is ultimately a patronymic from a short form of the personal name Nikolaas (see Nicholas). English: variant of Corliss.

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


Similar surnames: Hurless, Curley, Corless, Curles, Curlett, Harless, Burress, Dress

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Curless Family Origin

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Curless Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Going To School

    40%

In 1881, the most common Curless occupation in Canada was Farmer. 60% of Curless's were Farmers. Farmer and Going To School were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Curless.

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