Auker Family History

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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

What did your Auker ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    21%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Auker ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Auker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Auker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Auker 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Auker. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Auker. For the veterans among your Auker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Auker Life Expectancy

What is the average Auker lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Auker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Auker 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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