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Coursey Name Meaning

Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of various places in northern France called Courcy, from the Romano-Gallic personal name Curtius (a derivative of curtus ‘short’) + the locative suffix -acum. Compare Decoursey.

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

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Coursey Family Origin

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Coursey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coursey. A less common occupation for the Coursey family was Farm Laborer. The most common Coursey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Coursey's were Farmers.

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Coursey Historical Records

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Coursey Life Expectancy

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