Coufal Family History

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Coufal Name Meaning

Czech: nickname derived from a dialect form of couvat ‘to retreat or go backwards’, probably applied to a timid or cowardly person. Variant spelling of German Coufahl, an occupational name from Sorbian kowal ‘blacksmith’. Compare Kufahl.

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

Similar surnames: Koffel, Roubal, Conrad, Coffel, Koupal, Coan, Roybal, Cowell, Cota

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Coufal Family Origin

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Coufal Family Occupations

What did your Coufal ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Coufal. 41% of Coufal men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Coufal women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Coufal were Proprietor and Farm Hand

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Proprietor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Maid
  • Saleslady
  • Farm Hand

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

Coufal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Coufal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coufal 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 337 immigration records available for the last name Coufal. 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 706 military records available for the last name Coufal. For the veterans among your Coufal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coufal Life Expectancy

What is the average Coufal lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Coufal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Coufal in 1949 was 55, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coufal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coufal 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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