Mccoskey Family History

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Mccoskey Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of Irish McAskie, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Ascaidh, a patronymic from a diminutive of an Old Norse name, possibly Ascall, Asketil; or an Anglicized form of Mac Coscraich ‘son of Coscrach’ (see Cosgrove).

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


Similar surnames: Mccaskey, Mccroskey, Mccloskey, Mccusker, Mccooey, Mccauley, Mccorvey

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Mccoskey Family Origin

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Mccoskey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Cooper

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccoskey. A less common occupation for the Mccoskey family was Cooper. The most common Mccoskey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Mccoskey's were Farmers.

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