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Historical References

"CORSAR, CORSER. From the occupation, Middle English corser, corsere, or courser, 'a horse dealer.' Agnes Corser was "delaited for bearing ane burden of clothes on the Lordis day," 1661 (Rec. Elgin, n, p. 292). David Cosser in Touchgorme, 1663, reappears in 1683 as David Corser in Touchgorme, parish of St. Ninian (Stirling). John A. Corsar from Auchterless was killed in the first Great War (Turriff). The old family of Courser or Corser (Corseir of that Ilk in Workman MS.) have three coursers (running horses) in their arms ( (Nisbet, i, p. 306). "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Corsar Family Tree

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Corsar Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Corsar family tree.

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