Cosey Name Meaning

English: variant of Cossey. Perhaps also an Americanized spelling of French Cossé (see Cosse).

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


Similar surnames: Cossey, Corsey, Cobey, Couey, Coey, Cowey, Cotney, Dovey, Corey

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Cosey Family Origin

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Cosey Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    29%
  • Bricklayer

    14%
  • Dock Laborer

    14%
  • Formerly Cloth Refiner

    14%

In 1881, Labourer, Bricklayer and Dock Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cosey. The most common Cosey occupation in the UK was Labourer. 29% of Cosey's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Cosey family was Formerly Cloth Refiner.

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Cosey Historical Records

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Cosey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Cosey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Cosey in 1948 was 32, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cosey

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