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Cuoco Family History

Cuoco Name Meaning

Italian: occupational name for a cook, a seller of cooked meats, or a keeper of an eating house, cuoco (from Latin coquus).

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


Similar surnames: Coco, Fuoco, Cuomo, Cisco, Croce, Cuneo, Circo, Crocco, Fusco, Chico

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Where is the Cuoco family from?

You can see how Cuoco families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Cuoco family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Cuoco families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 16 Cuoco families living in New York. This was about 48% of all the recorded Cuoco's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Cuoco families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Cuoco surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Cuoco ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Cuoco. 40% of Cuoco men worked as a Laborer and 24% of Cuoco women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cuoco were Operator and Housewife.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    40%
  • Salesman
    9%
  • Truck Driver
    9%
  • Operator
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    24%
  • Operator
    24%
  • Button Hole Maker
    18%
  • Housewife
    12%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Cuoco. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cuoco census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 574 immigration records available for the last name Cuoco. 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 Cards

There are 318 military records available for the last name Cuoco. For the veterans among your Cuoco ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Cuoco lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Cuoco life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Cuoco in 1953 was 46, and 75 in 2004.

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