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Corlew Name Meaning

English: nickname for someone thought to resemble a curlew in some way, Anglo-Norman French curleu, Old French corlieu. The spelling Corlew is recorded in Sussex in 1327, but now appears to have died out in the British Isles, replaced by the modern form Curlew.

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


Similar surnames: Curley, Cordes, Corner, Cole, Corley, Morley, Coley, Carle, Cordle

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Corlew Family Origin

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Corlew Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Corlew family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corlew. The most common Corlew occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Corlew's were Farmers.

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Corlew Historical Records

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Corlew Life Expectancy

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