Cockram Family History

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Cockram Name Meaning

Either a variant spelling of Scottish Cochran or a reduced form of English Cockerham.

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


Similar surnames: Cockrum, Cockran, Cochrum, Coram, Dockray, Cohran, Cochran, Cochren

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Cockram Family Origin

Where is the Cockram family from?

Cockram Family Occupations

What did your Cockram ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cockram. A less common occupation for the Cockram family was Carpenter. The most common Cockram occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Cockram's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    2%

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

Cockram Historical Records

What Cockram family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cockram. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cockram census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Cockram

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Cockram. 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 Cockram. For the veterans among your Cockram ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cockram Life Expectancy

What is the average Cockram lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Cockram life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Cockram in 1947 was 45, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cockram

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cockram 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.

Famous Cockram Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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