Kooy Name Meaning

Dutch: variant spelling of Kooi.

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


Similar surnames: Sooy, Koon, Kook, Koos, Krol, Kooi, Joos, Knoy, Moor, Hoy

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Kooy Family Origin

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Kooy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Photographer

    25%
  • Teamster

    25%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kooy family was Teamster. Farmer, Laborer and Photographer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kooy. The most common Kooy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Kooy's were Farmers.

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Kooy Historical Records

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Kooy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Kooy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Kooy in 1963 was 67, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kooy

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