Okey Family History

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Okey Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Oakey.

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

Similar surnames: Oke, Obey, Oskey, Otey, Key, Arey, Otley, Oken, Lokey, Oakey

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Okey Family Origin

Where is the Okey family from?

Okey Family Occupations

What did your Okey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Okey family was Laborer. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Okey. The most common Okey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Okey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Okey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Okey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Okey 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 544 immigration records available for the last name Okey. 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 Okey. For the veterans among your Okey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Okey Life Expectancy

What is the average Okey lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Okey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Okey in 1956 was 44, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Okey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Okey 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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