Loken Name Meaning

Norwegian (Løken): habitational name from any of numerous (about 40) farmsteads in southeastern Norway, so named from leik ‘game’, ‘play’ + vin ‘meadow’. This name also occurs in Sweden.

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

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Loken Family Origin

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Loken Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Fireman At Grist Mill

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Fireman At Grist Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loken. A less common occupation for the Loken family was Laborer. The most common Loken occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Loken's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Loken | Data not to scale

Loken Historical Records

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Loken Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Loken life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Loken in 1960 was 43, and 60 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loken

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