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Mccosh Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Coise ‘son of Cos’, a byname meaning ‘messenger’ or ‘foot soldier’ (from cos ‘foot’, ‘leg’).

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


Similar surnames: Mccool, Mccoach, Mccord, Mccomb, Mccoin, Mccoy, Mccone, Mccook

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Mccosh Family Origin

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Mccosh Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Physician

    14%
  • Galvinized Ironworker

    7%
  • Gunsmith

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Physician and Galvinized Ironworker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccosh. The most common Mccosh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Mccosh's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mccosh family was Gunsmith.

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Mccosh Historical Records

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Mccosh Life Expectancy

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