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Koekoek Family History

Koekoek 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: Kofoed, Konkol, Koerner, Koker, Krekel, Konkel, Kosek, Koelzer, Koike

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Where is the Koekoek family from?

You can see how Koekoek families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Koekoek family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Koekoek family living in Illinois. This was about 50% of all the recorded Koekoek's in the USA. Illinois and 1 other state had the highest population of Koekoek families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Koekoek surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Koekoek ancestors do for a living?

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


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Census Records

There are 84 census records available for the last name Koekoek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Koekoek census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 148 immigration records available for the last name Koekoek. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 19 military records available for the last name Koekoek. For the veterans among your Koekoek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Koekoek lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2001, in the United States, Koekoek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Koekoek in 1963 was 87, and 80 in 2001.

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