Kosty Family History

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Kosty Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of Czech kost’, a nickname meaning ‘bone’.

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


Similar surnames: Kost, Kosta, Kosky, Kostka, Knost, Kos, Kosek, Kosel, Kolby, Kusy

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Kosty Family Origin

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Kosty Family Occupations

What did your Kosty ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Kosty occupation in the UK was Needlewoman. 100% of Kosty's were Needlewomans.

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  • Needlewoman

    100%

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

Kosty Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kosty Life Expectancy

What is the average Kosty lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Kosty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Kosty in 1949 was 83, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kosty

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kosty 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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