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Couturier Family History

Couturier Name Meaning

French: occupational name for either a tailor (from an agent derivative of Old French cousture ‘seam’) or for a smallholder, from an agent derivative of Old French couture ‘small plot’ (see Couture).

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


Similar surnames: Couture, Turner, Courser, Carrier, Cloutier, Boutilier, Courier

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Where is the Couturier family from?

You can see how Couturier families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Couturier family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Couturier families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1880 there were 19 Couturier families living in Michigan. This was about 33% of all the recorded Couturier's in the USA. Michigan had the highest population of Couturier families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Couturier surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Couturier ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Carpenter and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Couturier. 13% of Couturier men worked as a Carpenter and 30% of Couturier women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Couturier were Laborer and Bookbinder.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Carpenter
    13%
  • Weaver
    12%
  • Farmer
    12%
  • Laborer
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    30%
  • Nurse
    30%
  • Packer
    20%
  • Bookbinder
    20%
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Census Records

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Couturier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Couturier census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Couturier. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Couturier. For the veterans among your Couturier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Couturier lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Couturier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Couturier in 1962 was 74, and 78 in 2004.

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