Cockrell Family History

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Cockrell Name Meaning

English: from a diminutive of Middle English cok in the sense ‘rooster’ (see Cocke). This name has also absorbed some cases of the French cognates Coquerille and Coqueral.

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


Similar surnames: Mackrell, Cottrell, Gorrell, Rockwell, Worrell, Cornell, Cordell

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Cockrell Family Origin

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Cockrell Family Occupations

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

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Engine Fitter

    5%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Bricklayer

    3%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Engine Fitter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cockrell. A less common occupation for the Cockrell family was Bricklayer. The most common Cockrell occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Cockrell's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Cockrell Historical Records

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Cockrell Life Expectancy

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Famous Cockrell Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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