La Cook Family History

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La Cook 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: Van Hook, Haycook, De Cook, Hook, Rook, Crook, Cook, Kapoor, Haywood

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La Cook Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the La Cook name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name La Cook. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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La Cook Family Origin

Where is the La Cook family from?

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La Cook Family Occupations

What did your La Cook ancestors do for a living?

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

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La Cook Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 60 census records available for the last name La Cook. Like a window into their day-to-day life, La Cook 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 10 immigration records available for the last name La Cook. 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 22 military records available for the last name La Cook. For the veterans among your La Cook ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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La Cook Life Expectancy

What is the average La Cook lifespan?

Between 1986 and 2003, in the United States, La Cook life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for La Cook in 1986 was 62, and 83 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your La Cook 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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