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De Costa Family Origin

Where is the De Costa family from?

De Costa Family Occupations

What did your De Costa ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the De Costa family was No Profession. Butcher, Buyer Of Boots & Shoes and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by De Costa. The most common De Costa occupation in the UK was Butcher. 11% of De Costa's were Butchers.

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  • Butcher

  • Buyer Of Boots & Shoes

  • Clerk

  • No Profession


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your De Costa ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

De Costa Historical Records

What De Costa family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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De Costa Life Expectancy

What is the average De Costa lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, De Costa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for De Costa in 1964 was 61, and 44 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for De Costa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your De Costa 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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