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Cousens Name Meaning

English: patronymic form of Cousin.

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


Similar surnames: Couzens, Cousins, Cozens, Osen, Cosens, Cousin, Coussens, Cassens

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Cousens Family Origin

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Cousens Family Occupations

What did your Cousens ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Cousens occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Cousens's were Farmers. Farmer, Farmer Son and Accountant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cousens. A less common occupation for the Cousens family was Music Teacher.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farmer Son

    20%
  • Accountant

    10%
  • Music Teacher

    10%

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

Cousens Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Cousens Life Expectancy

What is the average Cousens lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Cousens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Cousens in 1958 was 29, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cousens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cousens 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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