Coakley Family History

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Coakley Name Meaning

Irish (Cork): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Caochlaoich, patronymic from Caochlaoch, a personal name composed of the elements caoch ‘blind’ + laoch ‘warrior’, ‘hero’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Cooley, Crawley, Oakley, Cowley, Cearley, Yokley, Corley, Cogley

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Coakley Family Origin

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Coakley Family Occupations

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  • School

    25%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Shoemaker

    17%
  • Student

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Coakley family was Student. The most common Coakley occupation in Canada was School. 25% of Coakley's were Schools. School, Farmer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coakley.

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Coakley Historical Records

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Coakley Life Expectancy

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