Cosson Family History

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Cosson Name Meaning

Variant of French Cousin.

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

Similar surnames: Cossin, Posson, Cusson, Corson, Musson, Bosson, Gosson, Cisson

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Cosson Family Origin

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Cosson Family Occupations

What did your Cosson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and County Judge were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cosson. The most common Cosson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Cosson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cosson family was Keep House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • County Judge

  • Keep House


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

Cosson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Cosson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cosson 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Cosson. 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 658 military records available for the last name Cosson. For the veterans among your Cosson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cosson Life Expectancy

What is the average Cosson lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Cosson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Cosson in 1961 was 69, and 66 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cosson 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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