Kohen Family History

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Kohen Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Cohen.

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

Similar surnames: Kohn, Koen, Kogen, Koren, Kohan, Kuhn, Koven, Rozen, Kogan, Bohen

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Kohen Family Origin

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Kohen Family Occupations

What did your Kohen ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Advocate and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kohen. 17% of Kohen men worked as an Advocate and 67% of Kohen women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kohen were Salesman driver and Hospital Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Advocate
  • Barrista At Law Ron
  • Photographer
  • Salesman driver

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Diretor Merivale Press Ltd
  • Hospital Nurse

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

Kohen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Kohen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kohen 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Kohen. 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 702 military records available for the last name Kohen. For the veterans among your Kohen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kohen Life Expectancy

What is the average Kohen lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Kohen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Kohen in 1953 was 79, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kohen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kohen 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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