When Edith S Corey was born on 15 March 1916, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, her father, Lester Otis Sweet, was 35 and her mother, Anna Edith Corey, was 35. She died on 17 October 1986, in Aberdeen, Grays Harbor, Washington, United States, at the age of 70.
English: possibly from the Old Norse personal names Kori (of unexplained etymology) or Kári (from kárr ‘curl’ or ‘quarrelsome’). Alternatively, a habitational name from one or more of Curry Mallet or Curry Rivel (Somerset), West Curry or Cory in Morwenstow (Cornwall), or the river name in Coryton (Devon), all of which have early spellings with -o-.
Irish (Down; Tyrone): variant of Curry .
Americanized form of Arabic Khoury or Khouri ‘priest’. Compare Cory and Korey .