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Curtin Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cruitín ‘son of Cruitín’, a byname for a hunchback (see McCurtain). English: from a diminutive of Court.

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


Similar surnames: Durkin, Curtis, Hartin, Cartin, Murrin, Carlin, Currie, Curtain

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Curtin Family Origin

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Curtin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Servant

    8%
  • Factory Hand

    5%
  • Cooper

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Curtin family was Cooper. Farmer, Servant and Factory Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Curtin. The most common Curtin occupation in Canada was Farmer. 35% of Curtin's were Farmers.

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Curtin Historical Records

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Curtin Life Expectancy

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