Coggin Family History

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Coggin Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cogadháin (see Coogan).

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


Similar surnames: Coggins, Coggan, Coogan, Corrin, Goggin, Cogan, Loggins, Colgin

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Coggin Family Origin

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Coggin Family Occupations

What did your Coggin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Coggin occupation in Canada was Boot & Shoe Maker. 33% of Coggin's were Boot & Shoe Makers. Boot & Shoe Maker, Book & Shoe Maker and Gun Fitter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coggin. A less common occupation for the Coggin family was School.

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  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    33%
  • Book & Shoe Maker

    17%
  • Gun Fitter

    17%
  • School

    17%

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

Coggin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Coggin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coggin 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Coggin. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Coggin. For the veterans among your Coggin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coggin Life Expectancy

What is the average Coggin lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Coggin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Coggin in 1940 was 42, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coggin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coggin 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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