Kok Name Meaning

occupational name for a cook, Middle Dutch coc. occupational name from Middle Dutch (scarp)coc ‘executioner’, ‘hangman’.

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


Similar surnames: Kock, Koke, Kos, Kor, Kuk, Kook, Ko, Kolk, Kon, Krok

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Kok Family Origin

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Kok Family Occupations

What did your Kok ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kok occupation in the USA was Farmer. 73% of Kok's were Farmers. Farmer, Sailor and Wagon Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kok. A less common occupation for the Kok family was Works On Farm.

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  • Farmer

    73%
  • Sailor

    9%
  • Wagon Maker

    9%
  • Works On Farm

    9%

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

Kok Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kok. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kok census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kok. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Kok. For the veterans among your Kok ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kok Life Expectancy

What is the average Kok lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kok life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Kok in 1962 was 69, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kok 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.

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