Cockman Family History

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Cockman Name Meaning

from Old English coc ‘cook’ (Latin coquus) + mann ‘man’, hence an occupational name for the servant of a cook. variant of Cocker 2.

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


Similar surnames: Cookman, Coleman, Buckman, Backman, Packman, Dickman, Oakman, Monkman

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Cockman Family Origin

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Cockman Family Occupations

What did your Cockman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cockman family was Farm Laborer. The most common Cockman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Cockman's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cockman.

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Cooper

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

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

Cockman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Cockman Life Expectancy

What is the average Cockman lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Cockman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Cockman in 1960 was 42, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cockman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cockman 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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