Cookman Family History

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Cookman Name Meaning

English: from a byname meaning ‘servant of the cook’ (see Cook).

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


Similar surnames: Cockman, Footman, Coopman, Monkman, Coleman, Crosman, Colman, Boorman

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Cookman Family Origin

Where is the Cookman family from?

Cookman Family Occupations

What did your Cookman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Cookman occupation in Canada was Farmer. 28% of Cookman's were Farmers. Farmer, Fermier and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cookman. A less common occupation for the Cookman family was Attendent.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Fermier

    17%
  • Cultivateur

    11%
  • Attendent

    6%

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

Cookman Historical Records

What Cookman family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Cookman Life Expectancy

What is the average Cookman lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Cookman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Cookman in 1947 was 35, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cookman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cookman 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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