Cowart Family History

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Cowart Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English Coward. This name is concentrated in GA.

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


Similar surnames: Coward, Cozart, Coard, Cart, Howard, Comar, Howarth, Mowatt, Soward

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Cowart Family Origin

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Cowart Family Occupations

What did your Cowart ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Cowart. 25% of Cowart men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Cowart women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cowart were Salesman and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    25%
  • Laborer
    19%
  • Carpenter
    4%
  • Salesman
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    9%
  • Seamstress
    7%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Housewife
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Cowart Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 27,000 census records available for the last name Cowart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cowart 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 Cowart. 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 10,000 military records available for the last name Cowart. For the veterans among your Cowart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cowart Life Expectancy

What is the average Cowart lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Cowart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Cowart in 1944 was 41, and 72 in 2004.

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