Coad Name Meaning

English (Devon): from Middle English code ‘cobbler’s wax’, probably applied as an occupational nickname for a cobbler’s assistant. Alternatively, it may be a topographic name from Old Cornish cuit ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Codd, Hoad, Moad, Coard, Corn, Chad, Cord, Noah, Cap, Hoar

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Coad Family Origin

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Coad Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Coad occupation in the UK was Farmer. 14% of Coad's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Coad family was Labourer. Farmer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coad.

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Coad Historical Records

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Coad Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Coad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Coad in 1957 was 50, and 61 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coad

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