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Cosman Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of North German and Jewish Kosman.

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


Similar surnames: Gosman, Cossman, Kosman, Colman, Rosman, Osman, Corman, Coan, Moosman

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Cosman Family Origin

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Cosman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Tinsmith

    15%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Farmer'S Son

    8%

In 1881, the most common Cosman occupation in Canada was Farmer. 35% of Cosman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cosman family was Farmer'S Son. Farmer, Tinsmith and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cosman.

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Cosman Life Expectancy

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