Kouris Family History

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Kouris Name Meaning

Greek: topographic name for someone who lived in a forest, from northern Greek kouri ‘small forest’ or Aromanian curie ‘forest’, both from Turkish koru ‘small forest’.

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


Similar surnames: Bourns, Kruis, Norris, Loris, Bouras, Kairis, Kolis, Doris, Juris

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Kouris Family Origin

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Kouris Family Occupations

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Kouris Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kouris. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kouris 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

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Kouris Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Kouris life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Kouris in 1949 was 53, and 88 in 2004.

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