. The place name is thought to derive from the Old Norse
Kori, of uncertain meaning.
for that county in 1200.
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Notables of this surname at this time include: Katherine Corey, an English actress of the Restoration era, one of the first female performers to appear on the public stage in Britain; her career spanned (1660-1692); and Giles Corey (1621-1692) born in Northampton
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