Kilcoyne Family History

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Kilcoyne Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Chaoin ‘son of the servant of St. Caoin’ or ‘son of the gentle lad’. Caoin is a personal name or adjective meaning ‘gentle’.

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


Similar surnames: Kilfoyle, Kilroy, Kilbane, Kilbride, Coyne, Mcloone, Milloy, Giacone

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Kilcoyne Family Origin

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Kilcoyne Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    10%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Bank Clerk

    3%

In 1881, Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kilcoyne. A less common occupation for the Kilcoyne family was Bank Clerk. The most common Kilcoyne occupation in the UK was Labourer. 10% of Kilcoyne's were Labourers.

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Kilcoyne Historical Records

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Kilcoyne Life Expectancy

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