Cozart Family History

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Cozart Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of Dutch Cossaert, a nickname for a confidante, sweetheart, or flatterer, from an agent derivative of Middle Dutch cosen ‘to whisper’. Perhaps a variant of French Cossard, which is either a nickname for a lazy person or a derivative of cosse ‘pod’ (see Cosse).

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


Similar surnames: Covert, Coard, Cowart, Clare, Coar, Comar, Cobert, Bodart, Kozar

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Cozart Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Cozart name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Cozart. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    55%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    17%

  • Germanic Europe

    6%

  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples

    3%

  • Norway

    3%

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Cozart Family Origin

Where is the Cozart family from?

Cozart Family Occupations

What did your Cozart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cozart. The most common Cozart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Cozart's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cozart family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

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Cozart Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Cozart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cozartcensus 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 245 immigration records available for the last name Cozart. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Cozart. For the veterans among your Cozart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cozart Life Expectancy

What is the average Cozart lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Cozart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Cozart in 1956 was 46, and 76 in 2004.

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