Couture Family History

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Couture Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for a tailor, from Old French cousture ‘seam’ (Latin consutura, from (con)suere ‘to sew (together)’). metonymic occupational name for a holder of a smallholding, Old French couture ‘small plot’, ‘kitchen garden’ (Late Latin cultura, in classical Latin used in the abstract sense ‘cultivation’, ‘agriculture’, from colere ‘to till or tend’).

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


Similar surnames: Couturier, Conte, Cote, Lacouture, Coster, Coutu, Fougere, Couto

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Couture Family Origin

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Couture Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Works In Cotton Mill

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Couture family was Works In Cotton Mill. The most common Couture occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Couture's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Couture.

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Couture Historical Records

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Couture Life Expectancy

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