Coyan Family History

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Coyan Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Coyne 1, 2, or 3.

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

Similar surnames: Cohan, Cogan, Coran, Covan, Cryan, Coan, Doan, Doyal, Vogan, Coday

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Coyan Family Origin

Where is the Coyan family from?

Coyan Family Occupations

What did your Coyan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Keeper Of Cemetery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coyan. The most common Coyan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Coyan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Coyan family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Keeper Of Cemetery

  • Laborer


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

Coyan Historical Records

What Coyan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Coyan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coyan 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 311 immigration records available for the last name Coyan. 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 155 military records available for the last name Coyan. For the veterans among your Coyan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coyan Life Expectancy

What is the average Coyan lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2003, in the United States, Coyan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Coyan in 1948 was 31, and 60 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coyan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coyan 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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