Koske Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): from a diminutive of western Slavic kosa ‘scythe’ (see Kosa) or kos ‘blackbird’ (see Kos).

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


Similar surnames: Roske, Koska, Kuske, Koski, Kaske, Proske, Kapke, Kosa, Keske, Koke

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Koske Family Origin

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Koske Family Occupations

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  • Seaman

    100%

In 1881, the most common Koske occupation in the UK was Seaman. 100% of Koske's were Seamans.

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Koske Historical Records

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Koske Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2003, Koske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Koske in 1960 was 63, and 45 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koske

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