Bok Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname for a man with some fancied resemblance to a he-goat, bok. Swedish: ornamental name from bok ‘beech’. Variant spelling of Jewish Bock. Slovenian: unexplained.

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

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Bok Family Origin

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Bok Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Linquist

    11%
  • Stonecutter

    11%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Linquist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bok. The most common Bok occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Bok's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bok family was Stonecutter.

Source: Census data for Bok | Data not to scale

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Bok Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2003, Bok life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bok in 1961 was 61, and 81 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bok

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