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

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Okey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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

Source: Census data for Okey | Data not to scale

Okey Historical Records

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Okey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Okey

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