Auker Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Acker. English: variant of Alker, which has two possible origins: either from a Middle English survival of the Old English personal name Ealhhere meaning ‘altar army’; or a habitational name from Altcar in Lancashire, named from the Celtic river name Alt (meaning ‘muddy river’) + Old Norse kiarr ‘marsh’.

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


Similar surnames: Asker, Luker, Anker, Acker, Duke, Aker, Auger, Luter, Auer, Tukes

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Auker Family Origin

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Auker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    21%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, the most common Auker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Auker's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Auker. A less common occupation for the Auker family was Keeping House.

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Auker Historical Records

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Auker Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Auker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Auker in 1946 was 41, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Auker

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