Kilcoyne Family History

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Kilcoyne Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Chaoin ‘son of the servant of St. Caoin’ or ‘son of the gentle lad’. Caoin is a personal name or adjective meaning ‘gentle’.

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


Similar surnames: Kilfoyle, Kilroy, Kilbane, Kilbride, Coyne, Mcloone, Milloy, Giacone

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Kilcoyne Family Origin

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Kilcoyne Family Occupations

What did your Kilcoyne ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kilcoyne family was Coal Miner. Laborer, Farmer and Hod Carrier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kilcoyne. The most common Kilcoyne occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Kilcoyne's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    25%
  • Farmer

    19%
  • Hod Carrier

    13%
  • Coal Miner

    6%

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

Kilcoyne Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kilcoyne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kilcoyne 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kilcoyne. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Kilcoyne. For the veterans among your Kilcoyne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kilcoyne Life Expectancy

What is the average Kilcoyne lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Kilcoyne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Kilcoyne in 1956 was 59, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kilcoyne

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kilcoyne 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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