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Where is the Cossey family from?
You can see how Cossey families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Cossey family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Cossey families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there were 4 Cossey families living in Tennessee. This was about 29% of all the recorded Cossey's in USA. Tennessee had the highest population of Cossey families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Cossey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Cossey. 30% of Cossey men worked as a Laborer and 35% of Cossey women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cossey were Helper and Maid. .