Costin Family History

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Costin Name Meaning

English: variant of Costain.

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

Similar surnames: Costen, Costine, Cossin, Mustin, Colin, Rosten, Eastin, Croslin

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Costin Family Origin

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Costin Family Occupations

What did your Costin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Costin. 36% of Costin men worked as a General Labourer and 83% of Costin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Costin were General Labourer Heavy Worker and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Draughtsman Civil Service
  • General Labourer Heavy Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Household Duties (unpaid)
  • Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Costin Historical Records

What Costin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Costin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Costin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Costin. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Costin. For the veterans among your Costin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Costin Life Expectancy

What is the average Costin lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Costin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Costin in 1945 was 48, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Costin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Costin ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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