Kough Family History

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Kough Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Keough.

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


Similar surnames: Bough, Klugh, Krugh, Hough, Pough, Houge, Rouch, Gough, Keough, Tough

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Kough Family Origin

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Kough Family Occupations

What did your Kough ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kough occupation in the USA was Laborer. 21% of Kough's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Kough family was Keeping House. Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kough.

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  • Laborer

    21%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Kough Historical Records

What Kough family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Kough Life Expectancy

What is the average Kough lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Kough life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Kough in 1956 was 63, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kough

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kough 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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