Doak Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Doig. Irish (Ulster): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dabhóc ‘son of Dabhóc’, a pet form of David.

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


Similar surnames: Dolak, Dolan, Look, Dwan, Doan, Diak, Boal, Mak, Dodd, Kolak

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Doak Family Origin

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Doak Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Doak. A less common occupation for the Doak family was Keeping House. The most common Doak occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Doak's were Farmers.

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Doak Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Doak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Doak in 1941 was 46, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doak

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