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Cozart Family History

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

106,551 Historical Documents with Cozart on Ancestry
19,903 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,552 Military Records
160 Immigration Records
9,834 Census and Voter Lists
74,102 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Cozart Families

  • Number of Cozart families
     36 - 69
     13 - 35
     1 - 12
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Cozart families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Cozart last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Cozart Family Origin

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Cozart Immigration Information

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Cozart Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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