Coss Name Meaning

Respelling of German and Slavic Koss.

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

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Coss Family Origin

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Coss Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Coss family was Coal Miner. The most common Coss occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Coss's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coss.

Source: Census data for Coss | Data not to scale

Coss Historical Records

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Coss Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Coss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Coss in 1954 was 52, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coss

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