Cougill Family History

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Cougill Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Cowgill.

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


Similar surnames: Cowgill, Councill, Covill, Colwill, Cohill, Caudill, Coghill

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Cougill Family Origin

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Cougill Family Occupations

What did your Cougill ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Fruiterer, Gen Lab and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cougill. A less common occupation for the Cougill family was Linen Yarn Bleacher. The most common Cougill occupation in the UK was Fruiterer. 20% of Cougill's were Fruiterers.

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  • Fruiterer

    20%
  • Gen Lab

    20%
  • Labourer

    20%
  • Linen Yarn Bleacher

    20%

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Cougill Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Cougill Life Expectancy

What is the average Cougill lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Cougill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Cougill in 1961 was 49, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cougill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cougill 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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