Courtenay Family History

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Courtenay Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Courtney.

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


Similar surnames: Courtney, Corte, Horten, Costen, Curley, Coatney, Cordery, Courteau

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Courtenay Family Origin

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Courtenay Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Coalminer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Courtenay family was Coalminer. The most common Courtenay occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 4% of Courtenay's were Annuitants. Annuitant, Farmer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Courtenay.

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Courtenay Historical Records

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Courtenay Life Expectancy

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