Cournoyer Family History

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Cournoyer Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of Corneyre, a ‘learned’ form of Cornier, a topographic name for someone who lived on the corner of a street. Alternatively, it may be a French form of German Koerner.

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


Similar surnames: Corner, Courser, Troyer, Coomer, Cormier, Borner, Oursler, Boerner

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Cournoyer Family Origin

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Cournoyer Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Cournoyer occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Cournoyer's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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Cournoyer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cournoyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cournoyer 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Cournoyer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Cournoyer. For the veterans among your Cournoyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cournoyer Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Cournoyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Cournoyer in 1945 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

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