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Corey Genealogy & History

Corey is a Scottish surname also found in Ireland. It arises from the Gaelic word coire, meaning cauldron, and would have been applied to someone living within a circular hanging valley on a mountain. Corey family history notes that variations of the name include Corey, Corrie, and Corry. Radulph de Corry witnessed a charter by Henry de Grahame in the year 1200. Walter Cory arrived in Virginia in 1658, and Giles Cory arrived in Salem, Massachusetts, in 1659. Members of the Corey genealogy include American chemists Robert Corey and Elias James Corey; American traditional pop singer Jill Corey; and American actor and politician Wendell Corey.


Corey Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Palmer Corey-- --, 1924January 6,2001DE
Barbara Corey-- --, 1917April 27,1995ME
C Edward Corey-- --, 1919July 17,2000MA
D Morris Corey-- --, 1918February 14,2007IN

Corey Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Evelyn Corey-- --, 1925November 6,2004Marion,IN
Fannie Corey-- --, 1884October ,1969Nyssa,OR
Gail Corey-- --, 1920May 28,1993Auburn Hills,MI
Hal Corey-- --, 1900May ,1986Santa Rosa,CA

Corey Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Donald CoreyVanese CloughNovember 9,2006Wake, NC
George CoreyElsie ChessonMarch 29,1941Wake, NC
James CoreyAnne ThompsonSeptember 3,1955Wake, NC
Reginald CoreySandra CookSeptember 4,1982Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Corey

1828th: Power1829th: Hummel
1830th: McDonnell1831st: Prater
1832nd: Ennis1833rd: Hightower
1834th: McCain1835th: McRae
1836th: Beebe1837th: Finney

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