Coughran Family History

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Coughran Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish Cochran.

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


Similar surnames: Caughran, Cohran, Caughron, Cothran, Coughlan, Cohron, Cothron

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Coughran Family Origin

Where is the Coughran family from?

Coughran Family Occupations

What did your Coughran ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Coughran family was Hotel Keeper. The most common Coughran occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Coughran's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coughran.

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Hotel Keeper

    5%

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

Coughran Historical Records

What Coughran family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Coughran. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coughran census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Coughran

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Coughran. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Coughran. For the veterans among your Coughran ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coughran Life Expectancy

What is the average Coughran lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Coughran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Coughran in 1965 was 81, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coughran

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coughran 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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