Cowsert Family History

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Cowsert Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of Dutch Cousaert, a nickname for a talker, from Middle Dutch cosen ‘to talk or chatter’.

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


Similar surnames: Covert, Koser, Conser, Bowser, Clower, Cooper, Colvert, Rowser

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Cowsert Family Origin

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Cowsert Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Works On Farm

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Cowsert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Cowsert's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cowsert family was Works On Farm. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cowsert.

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Cowsert Historical Records

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Cowsert Life Expectancy

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