Courteau Family History

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Courteau Name Meaning

Altered spelling of the Huguenot name Courtauld, according to Dauzat, a nickname from a diminutive of French court ‘short’, ‘small’.

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


Similar surnames: Courtney, Court, Courser, Bourdeau, Courter, Pourciau, Courey, Buteau

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Courteau Family Origin

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Courteau Family Occupations

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  • Works Cotton Mill

    29%
  • Drives Steamer

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

In 1880, Works Cotton Mill, Drives Steamer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Courteau. A less common occupation for the Courteau family was Laborer. The most common Courteau occupation in the USA was Works Cotton Mill. 29% of Courteau's were Works Cotton Mills.

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Courteau Historical Records

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Courteau Life Expectancy

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