Locks Family History

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Locks Name Meaning

Northern English: variant of Lock.

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


Similar surnames: Locke, Rocks, Cocks, Socks, Lock, Leeks, Lacks, Lucks, Loucks, Works

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Locks Family Origin

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Locks Family Occupations

What did your Locks ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Locks family was Farming. Laborer, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Locks. The most common Locks occupation in the USA was Laborer. 18% of Locks's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    18%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Locks Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Locks

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Locks. 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 Locks. For the veterans among your Locks ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Locks Life Expectancy

What is the average Locks lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Locks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Locks in 1951 was 48, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Locks

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Locks 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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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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