Coit Name Meaning

English: from Old French coit ‘flat stone’, probably a nickname for a skilled quoits player.

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

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Coit Family Origin

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Coit Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Farming

    3%
  • Banker

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Coit family was Banker. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coit. The most common Coit occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Coit's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Coit | Data not to scale

Coit Historical Records

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Coit Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Coit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Coit in 1951 was 54, and 64 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coit

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