Kooy Family History

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Kooy Name Meaning

Dutch: variant spelling of Kooi.

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


Similar surnames: Sooy, Koon, Kook, Koos, Krol, Kooi, Joos, Knoy, Moor, Hoy

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Kooy Family Origin

Where is the Kooy family from?

Kooy Family Occupations

What did your Kooy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kooy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Kooy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kooy family was Teamster. Farmer, Laborer and Photographer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kooy.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Photographer

    25%
  • Teamster

    25%

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

Kooy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kooy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kooy census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Kooy

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kooy. 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 Kooy. For the veterans among your Kooy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kooy Life Expectancy

What is the average Kooy lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kooy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Kooy in 1963 was 67, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kooy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kooy 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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