Fooks Name Meaning

English: variant of Foulks. Americanized spelling of German Fuchs.

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


Similar surnames: Foos, Folks, Book, Cooks, Fones, Foots, Fowkes, Folk, Rook, Hooks

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Fooks Family Origin

Where is the Fooks family from?

SHOW MORE

Fooks Family Occupations

What did your Fooks ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Sailor

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fooks. The most common Fooks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Fooks's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fooks family was Sailor.

Source: Census data for Fooks | Data not to scale

Fooks Historical Records

What Fooks family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Fooks ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Fooks

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Fooks Life Expectancy

What is the average Fooks lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fooks 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Fooks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Fooks in 1947 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fooks

Famous Fooks Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Look up another name