Curzon Family History

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Curzon Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Notre-Dame-de-Courson in Calvados, France, which was named with the Romano-Gallic personal name Curtius (from curtus ‘short’) + the locative suffix -o, genitive -onis. There is also a place called Curzon in Vendée, but this is not the source of the English surname.

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

Similar surnames: Courson, Caron, Turton, Cureton, Burton, Corson, Murton, Cardon

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Curzon Family Origin

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Curzon Family Occupations

What did your Curzon ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Curzon. 2% of Curzon men worked as a General Labourer and 55% of Curzon women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Curzon were Milk Roundsman and Household Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Bricklayer
  • General Farm Labourer
  • Milk Roundsman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Housewife
  • Household Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Curzon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Curzon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Curzon 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Curzon. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Curzon. For the veterans among your Curzon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Curzon Life Expectancy

What is the average Curzon lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Curzon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Curzon in 1957 was 53, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Curzon

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