Cossin Family History

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Cossin Name Meaning

Variant of French or English Cousin.

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

Similar surnames: Cousin, Cosson, Costin, Rossin, Corson, Cusson, Cussen, Goslin

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Cossin Family Origin

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Cossin Family Occupations

What did your Cossin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Cossin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Cossin's were Farmers. Farmer, Brakes Man and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cossin. A less common occupation for the Cossin family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Brakes Man

  • Farming

  • Laborer


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

Cossin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Cossin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cossin 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 178 immigration records available for the last name Cossin. 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 268 military records available for the last name Cossin. For the veterans among your Cossin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cossin Life Expectancy

What is the average Cossin lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Cossin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Cossin in 1952 was 37, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cossin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cossin 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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