Kolk Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: topographic name for someone living near a hollow or gully, or (in Dutch) a pool. North German: variant of Kalk.

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

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Kolk Family Origin

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Kolk Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Keeping House

    22%
  • Miner

    11%
  • Works In Sawmill

    11%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kolk. The most common Kolk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Kolk's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kolk family was Works In Sawmill.

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Kolk Historical Records

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Kolk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Kolk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Kolk in 1961 was 54, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kolk

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