Koy Name Meaning

German: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Kor, Loy, Koh, Ky, Key, Kos, Boy, Moy, Noy, Goy

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Koy Family Origin

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Koy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Cook

    11%
  • Farm Hand

    11%
  • Mill Hand

    11%

In 1880, the most common Koy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Koy's were Farmers. Farmer, Cook and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Koy. A less common occupation for the Koy family was Mill Hand.

Source: Census data for Koy | Data not to scale

Koy Historical Records

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Koy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Koy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Koy in 1947 was 64, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koy

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