Coote Name Meaning

English: from Middle English co(o)te ‘coot’, applied as a nickname for a bald or stupid man. The bird was regarded as bald because of the large white patch, an extension of the bill, on its head. It is less easy to say how it acquired the reputation for stupidity.

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


Similar surnames: Foote, Cote, Conte, Coots, Coe, Crute, Corte, Cooper, Motte, Coomer

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Coote Family Origin

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Coote Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Agr Labourer

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Carpenter and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coote. A less common occupation for the Coote family was Agr Labourer. The most common Coote occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 10% of Coote's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Coote Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Coote life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Coote in 1942 was 47, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coote

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