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Cookston Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from any of several places named Cookston, in Fife, Grampian, and Tayside. The surname is now rare or extinct in Scotland.

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


Similar surnames: Crookston, Woolston, Colliton, Johnston, Boylston, Colston, Clouston

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Cookston Family Origin

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Cookston Family Occupations

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  • General Laborer

    50%
  • Annuitant

    25%
  • Caulker Ship

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cookston family was Caulker Ship. The most common Cookston occupation in the UK was General Laborer. 50% of Cookston's were General Laborers. General Laborer and Annuitant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cookston.

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Cookston Historical Records

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Cookston Life Expectancy

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