Duk Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Kuk, Suk, Luk, Zuk, Ouk, Lu, Yu, Ku, Wu, Xu

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Duk Family Origin

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Duk Family Occupations

What did your Duk ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • At The House

    17%
  • Blacksmith & Farmer

    17%
  • Blast Furnice

    17%
  • Farm Labor

    17%

In 1880, At The House, Blacksmith & Farmer and Blast Furnice were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duk. The most common Duk occupation in the USA was At The House. 17% of Duk's were At The Houses. A less common occupation for the Duk family was Farm Labor.

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Duk Historical Records

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Duk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1966 and 2004, Duk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Duk in 1966 was 54, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duk

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