Coughenour Family History

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Coughenour Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Kochenauer (see Gochenour).

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


Similar surnames: Cochenour, Cohenour, Goughnour, Gochenour, Bougher, Dougher, Boughner

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Coughenour Family Origin

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Coughenour Family Occupations

What did your Coughenour ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coughenour. A less common occupation for the Coughenour family was Carpenter. The most common Coughenour occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Coughenour's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Miner

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Coughenour Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Coughenour. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coughenour 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Coughenour. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Coughenour. For the veterans among your Coughenour ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coughenour Life Expectancy

What is the average Coughenour lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Coughenour life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Coughenour in 1947 was 52, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coughenour

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coughenour 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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