Moak Family History

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Moak Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Mock.

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

Similar surnames: Moake, Mock, Smoak, Yoak, Mok, Noah, Croak, Mork, Monk, Moan

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Moak Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Moak name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Moak. 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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Moak Family Origin

Where is the Moak family from?

Moak Family Occupations

What did your Moak ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moak. The most common Moak occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Moak's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Moak family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Moak Historical Records

What Moak family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Moak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Moak 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 606 immigration records available for the last name Moak. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Moak. For the veterans among your Moak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Moak Life Expectancy

What is the average Moak lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Moak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Moak in 1945 was 24, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moak

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moak 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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