Coulston Family History

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Coulston Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Colston.

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

Similar surnames: Colston, Roulston, Boulton, Colleton, Carleton, Golston, Culton

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Coulston Family Origin

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Coulston Family Occupations

What did your Coulston ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Coulston family was Machinist. The most common Coulston occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Coulston's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Builder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coulston.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Builder

  • Machinist


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

Coulston Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Coulston. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coulston 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 Coulston. 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 978 military records available for the last name Coulston. For the veterans among your Coulston ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coulston Life Expectancy

What is the average Coulston lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Coulston life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Coulston in 1952 was 49, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coulston

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coulston 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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