Coyne Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuáin ‘descendant of Cuán’, a byname from a diminutive of cú ‘hound’, ‘dog’. Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cadhain ‘descendant of Cadhan’, a byname from cadhan ‘barnacle goose’. Irish: Anglicized form of Ó Comhgháin ‘descendant of Comghán’, a Connacht name usually Anglicized as Coen. Irish: variant of Quinn. English: metonymic occupational name for a minter of money, or a derogatory nickname for a miser, from Middle English coin ‘piece of money’ (earlier the die used to stamp money, from Latin cuneus ‘wedge’).

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


Similar surnames: Coyner, Corne, Clyne, Hoyne, Doyne, Corn, Noone, Wayne, Boyne, Corte

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Coyne Family Origin

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Coyne Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Saloon Keeper

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Coyne family was Saloon Keeper. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coyne. The most common Coyne occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Coyne's were Laborers.

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Between 1947 and 2004, Coyne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Coyne in 1947 was 34, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coyne

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