Cogen Family History

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Cogen Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Cogan.

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

Similar surnames: Cowen, Copen, Coxen, Cogan, Coen, Doten, Bogen, Coben, Capen, Coin

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Cogen Family Origin

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Cogen Family Occupations

What did your Cogen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, General Dealer, Milliner and Unemployed were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cogen. The most common Cogen occupation in the UK was General Dealer. 40% of Cogen's were General Dealers. A less common occupation for the Cogen family was Wood Turner.

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  • General Dealer

  • Milliner

  • Unemployed

  • Wood Turner


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

Cogen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cogen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cogen 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Cogen. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Cogen. For the veterans among your Cogen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cogen Life Expectancy

What is the average Cogen lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Cogen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Cogen in 1962 was 69, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cogen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cogen ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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