Cockrum Family History

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Cockrum Name Meaning

Probably a reduced form of English Cockerham, or an altered spelling of Scottish Cochran.

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


Similar surnames: Cochrum, Cockram, Gorum, Cockran, Lockrem, Mccrum, Corkran, Cockburn

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Cockrum Family Origin

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Cockrum Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    70%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    2%

In 1880, the most common Cockrum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 70% of Cockrum's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cockrum family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cockrum.

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Cockrum Historical Records

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Cockrum Life Expectancy

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