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

What did your Koy ancestors do for a living?

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.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Cook

    11%
  • Farm Hand

    11%
  • Mill Hand

    11%

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

Koy Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Koy Life Expectancy

What is the average Koy lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Koy 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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