Comiskey Family History

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Comiskey Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Americanized form of Mac Cumascaigh ‘son of Cumascach’, a byname from cumascach ‘mixer’, ‘confuser’. Compare Comerford.

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


Similar surnames: Mccomiskey, Coskey, Lomasney, Croskey, Comisky, Convey, Conkey

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Comiskey Family Origin

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Comiskey Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    40%
  • House Keeper (Lodging)

    20%
  • Labourer In Iron Work

    20%
  • Licensed Lodging Housekeeper

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Comiskey family was Licensed Lodging Housekeeper. The most common Comiskey occupation in the UK was Labourer. 40% of Comiskey's were Labourers. Labourer, House Keeper (Lodging) and Labourer In Iron Work were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Comiskey.

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Comiskey Historical Records

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Comiskey Life Expectancy

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