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Coons Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Couns, Cuens, or Cuyns, patronymics from Coen (see Koen). Possibly also an Americanized spelling of German Kuntz.

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


Similar surnames: Coonts, Coon, Koons, Coone, Coots, Couts, Cords, Corns, Cones, Copes

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Coons Family Origin

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Coons Family Occupations

What did your Coons ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Coons. 49% of Coons men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Coons women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Coons were Laborer and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    49%
  • Labourer
    13%
  • Student
    11%
  • Laborer
    11%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer
    50%
  • Housekeeper
    50%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Coons Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 56,000 census records available for the last name Coons. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coons 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Coons. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Coons. For the veterans among your Coons ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coons Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Coons life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Coons in 1943 was 33, and 75 in 2004.

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