Courts Family History

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Courts Name Meaning

English: patronymic form of Court. Americanized spelling of German Kurtz.

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

Similar surnames: Curts, Counts, Court, Corts, Couts, Cords, Cutts, Coots, Curt, Corte

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Courts Family Origin

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Courts Family Occupations

What did your Courts ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Courts occupation in the UK was Cooper. 5% of Courts's were Coopers. A less common occupation for the Courts family was Farmer. Cooper, Agricultural Labourer and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Courts.

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  • Cooper

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farm Labourer

  • Farmer


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

Courts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Courts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Courts 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 871 immigration records available for the last name Courts. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 5,000 military records available for the last name Courts. For the veterans among your Courts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Courts Life Expectancy

What is the average Courts lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Courts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Courts in 1945 was 48, and 66 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Courts 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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