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Kokko Family History

Kokko Name Meaning

Finnish: from a personal name based on kotka ‘eagle’. This surname is found throughout Finland.

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


Similar surnames: Kopko, Kondo, Koike, York, Kopka, Bosko, Tomko, Kopke, Kolka, Koski

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Where is the Kokko family from?

You can see how Kokko families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kokko family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1891 and 1920. The most Kokko families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 20 Kokko families living in Minnesota. This was about 34% of all the recorded Kokko's in the USA. Minnesota had the highest population of Kokko families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kokko surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Kokko ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kokko. 27% of Kokko men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Kokko women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kokko were Carpenter and Teacher.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    27%
  • Farmer
    16%
  • Truck Driver
    9%
  • Carpenter
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    25%
  • Cook
    25%
  • H
    25%
  • Teacher
    25%
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What Kokko family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kokko. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kokko 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Kokko. 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 279 military records available for the last name Kokko. For the veterans among your Kokko ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Kokko lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Kokko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kokko in 1952 was 32, and 98 in 2004.

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