Cournoyer Family History

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Cournoyer Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of Corneyre, a ‘learned’ form of Cornier, a topographic name for someone who lived on the corner of a street. Alternatively, it may be a French form of German Koerner.

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


Similar surnames: Corner, Courser, Troyer, Coomer, Cormier, Borner, Oursler, Boerner

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Cournoyer Family Origin

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Cournoyer Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    48%
  • Voyageur

    15%
  • Cultivateur Son

    9%
  • Navigateur

    3%

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In 1881, the most common Cournoyer occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 48% of Cournoyer's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Cournoyer family was Navigateur. Cultivateur, Voyageur and Cultivateur Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cournoyer.

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Cournoyer Historical Records

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Cournoyer Life Expectancy

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