Cocking Family History

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Cocking Name Meaning

English: from a diminutive of Middle English cok ‘cock’ (see Cocke).

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


Similar surnames: Cocklin, Hocking, Picking, Cocke, Stocking, Colling, Gosling, Cooling

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Cocking Family Origin

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Cocking Family Occupations

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  • Fisherman

    8%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Tin Miner

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    3%

In 1881, the most common Cocking occupation in the UK was Fisherman. 8% of Cocking's were Fishermans. Fisherman, Farmer and Tin Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cocking. A less common occupation for the Cocking family was Coal Miner.

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Cocking Historical Records

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Cocking Life Expectancy

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