Ork Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Ork Family Origin

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Ork Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Gardener

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ork family was Laborer. The most common Ork occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Ork's were Farmers. Farmer and Gardener were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ork.

Source: Census data for Ork | Data not to scale

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Ork Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1968 and 1999, Ork life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Ork in 1968 was 84, and 71 in 1999.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ork

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