Kosky Family History

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Kosky Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Finnish Koski.

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


Similar surnames: Koskey, Koski, Kosty, Koskie, Kaskey, Kolby, Poskey, Lasky, Kooy

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Kosky Family Origin

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Kosky Family Occupations

What did your Kosky ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Barber and Cleaner Of Hides were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kosky. A less common occupation for the Kosky family was Dressmaker. The most common Kosky occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Kosky's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Barber

    17%
  • Cleaner Of Hides

    17%
  • Dressmaker

    17%

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

Kosky Historical Records

What Kosky family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kosky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kosky 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 Kosky

Passenger List

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

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Kosky Life Expectancy

What is the average Kosky lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Kosky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Kosky in 1958 was 49, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kosky

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kosky 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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