Comings Family History

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Comings Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish Cummings.

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

Similar surnames: Commings, Comins, Commins, Comans, Goings, Going, Owings, Cummings

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Comings Family Origin

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Comings Family Occupations

What did your Comings ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Comings family was Laborer. The most common Comings occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Comings's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Comings.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Comings Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Comings. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Comings 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 480 immigration records available for the last name Comings. 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 638 military records available for the last name Comings. For the veterans among your Comings ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Comings Life Expectancy

What is the average Comings lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Comings life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Comings in 1945 was 66, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Comings

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Comings 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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