Kark Name Meaning

Possibly a variant spelling of German Karg or Karch, a nickname from Middle High German karc in any of its various senses: ‘clever’, ‘crafty’, ‘sly’; ‘strong’, ‘violent’; ‘mean’, or ‘barren’. Low German variant of Kirch.

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

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Kark Family Origin

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Kark Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    25%
  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • At Home

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kark family was At Home. The most common Kark occupation in the USA was Butcher. 25% of Kark's were Butchers. Butcher, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kark.

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Kark Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Kark life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Kark in 1963 was 68, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kark

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