Mauk Family History

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Mauk Name Meaning

German (Swabian): from Middle High German mac, mage ‘relative’, ‘kinsman’ (see Maag).

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

Similar surnames: Maul, Maus, Pauk, Mark, Kauk, Mau, Mock, Mack, Lau, Hau

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Mauk Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Mauk name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Mauk. 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


  • Sweden


  • Norway


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Mauk Family Origin

Where is the Mauk family from?

Mauk Family Occupations

What did your Mauk ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mauk family was Farming. The most common Mauk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Mauk's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mauk.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Farming


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

Mauk Historical Records

What Mauk family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Mauk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mauk 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 625 immigration records available for the last name Mauk. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Mauk. For the veterans among your Mauk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mauk Life Expectancy

What is the average Mauk lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Mauk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mauk in 1947 was 45, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mauk

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mauk 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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