Coach Family History

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Coach Name Meaning

Most probably a reduced form of Irish McCoach, which is of uncertain derivation, perhaps a variant of McCaig. Possibly an altered spelling of French Coache, from the Norman and Picard term for a damson, probably applied as a metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of plums. Possibly an altered spelling of German Koch.

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

Similar surnames: Coash, Couch, Roach, Creach, Cech, Rouch, Hosch, Losch, Roch, Coard

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Coach Family Origin

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Coach Family Occupations

What did your Coach ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Coach. 60% of Coach men worked as a General Labourer and 75% of Coach women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Coach were Boot shoe Operative (bottom Scou and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Boot shoe Operative (bottom Scou

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Private Means
  • Incapacitated

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Coach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Coach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coach 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 537 immigration records available for the last name Coach. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 23,000 military records available for the last name Coach. For the veterans among your Coach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coach Life Expectancy

What is the average Coach lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Coach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Coach in 1951 was 27, and 76 in 2004.

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