Cohill Family History

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Cohill Name Meaning

Variant of Irish Cahill or possibly of English Coghill.

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


Similar surnames: Covill, Tohill, Coghill, Chill, Corell, Coil, Cahall, Coile, Conwill

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Cohill Family Origin

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Cohill Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Compositor

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cohill family was Compositor. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cohill. The most common Cohill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Cohill's were Farmers.

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Cohill Historical Records

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Cohill Life Expectancy

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