Comey Name Meaning

Welsh: habitational name from a place called Cymau in Dyfed, near Wrexham, named with Welsh cymau , pluran of cwm.

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


Similar surnames: Comley, Coley, Poley, Corney, Cowey, Combes, Somes, Colmer, Tomey

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Comey Family Origin

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Comey Family Occupations

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  • Boiler Maker

    17%
  • Horse Dealer

    17%
  • Labourer

    17%
  • Painter

    17%

In 1881, the most common Comey occupation in the UK was Boiler Maker. 17% of Comey's were Boiler Makers. Boiler Maker, Horse Dealer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Comey. A less common occupation for the Comey family was Painter.

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Between 1963 and 2004, Comey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Comey in 1963 was 70, and 85 in 2004.

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