Larkey Family History

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Larkey Name Meaning

English: unexplained. It is found predominantly in Liverpool and Wales and is possibly a shortened form of McLarkey, an unexplained Irish and Scottish name or of Irish Mullarkey.

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


Similar surnames: Lackey, Carey, Parkey, Harkey, Mackey, Largey, Larney, Lakey, Darsey

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Larkey Family Origin

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Larkey Family Occupations

What did your Larkey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Larkey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Larkey's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Larkey. A less common occupation for the Larkey family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Larkey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Larkey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Larkey 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 Larkey. 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 Larkey. For the veterans among your Larkey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Larkey Life Expectancy

What is the average Larkey lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Larkey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Larkey in 1949 was 43, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Larkey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Larkey 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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