Coccia Family History

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Coccia Name Meaning

in Sicily and Calabria, possibly a nickname from cuccìa, denoting a gruel of boiled wheat mixed with oil, milk and sugar, or honey (from medieval Greek kokkion, ancient Greek kokkos ‘grain’, ‘seed’), or alternatively, an occupational name for a cereal grower, from medieval Greek kokkias, from kokkion ‘wheat’ + the occupational suffix -as. nickname for someone with a large, hard, or otherwise remarkable head, from medieval Italian coccia ‘head’ (earlier ‘shell’).

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

Similar surnames: Cocco, Scaccia, Coscia, Capoccia, Cornia, Conca, Cuccia, Boccia

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Coccia Family Origin

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Coccia Family Occupations

What did your Coccia ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and House Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Coccia. 40% of Coccia men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Coccia women worked as a House Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Coccia were Mechanic and Machine Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • New Worker
  • Mechanic

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • House Maid
  • Housewife
  • Cigar Maker
  • Machine Operator

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

Coccia Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Coccia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coccia 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Coccia. 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 693 military records available for the last name Coccia. For the veterans among your Coccia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coccia Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Coccia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Coccia in 1948 was 55, and 80 in 2004.

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