Coe Name Meaning

English (Essex and Suffolk): nickname from the jackdaw, Middle English co, Old English ca (see Kay). The jackdaw is noted for its sleek black color, raucous voice, and thievish nature, and any of these attributes could readily have given rise to the nickname.

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


Similar surnames: Roe, Cope, Doe, Coy, Cole, Cote, Cove, Noe, Hoe, Poe

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Coe Family Origin

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Coe Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Shoe Rivetter

    2%

In 1881, the most common Coe occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Coe's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coe. A less common occupation for the Coe family was Shoe Rivetter.

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Coe Historical Records

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Coe Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Coe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Coe in 1943 was 37, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coe

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