Parke Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Park, found mainly in northern Ireland.

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


Similar surnames: Parker, Park, Barke, Darke, Paske, Larke, Parks, Parkes, Yarde, Porte

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Parke Family Origin

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Parke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, the most common Parke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Parke's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Parke family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Parke.

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Parke Historical Records

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Parke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Parke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Parke in 1952 was 42, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Parke

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