The surname Courtade was first found in Auvergne, a historic province in south central France where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and where this illustrious family held a
with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of Clermont/Aurillac and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Manuel Cortada, who settled in Puerto Rico in 1881.