Coyle Family History

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Coyle Name Meaning

Irish: reduced variant of McCool 1 and 2. See also Hoyle.

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

Similar surnames: Hoyle, Cole, Coole, Coile, Koyle, Coye, Doyle, Coyne, Coale, Coyan

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Coyle Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Coyle name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Coyle. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Ireland & Scotland


  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Italy


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Coyle Family Origin

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Coyle Family Occupations

What did your Coyle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Coyle family was Keeps House. The most common Coyle occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Coyle's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coyle.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Keeps House


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

Coyle Historical Records

What Coyle family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 150,000 census records available for the last name Coyle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coyle 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 61,000 immigration records available for the last name Coyle. 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 28,000 military records available for the last name Coyle. For the veterans among your Coyle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coyle Life Expectancy

What is the average Coyle lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Coyle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Coyle in 1941 was 33, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coyle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coyle 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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