Cockey Family History

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Cockey Name Meaning

English (Devon and Somerset): from a diminutive of Cocke.

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

Similar surnames: Rockey, Hockey, Cocke, Cocker, Beckey, Corney, Hockley, Rocke, Rickey

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Cockey Family Origin

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Cockey Family Occupations

What did your Cockey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cockey family was Accountant. Farmer, Keeping House and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cockey. The most common Cockey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Cockey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Physician

  • Accountant


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cockey ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Cockey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cockey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cockey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 345 immigration records available for the last name Cockey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 737 military records available for the last name Cockey. For the veterans among your Cockey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cockey Life Expectancy

What is the average Cockey lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Cockey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Cockey in 1957 was 51, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cockey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cockey ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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