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Peacock Name Meaning

English: from Middle English pe, pa, po ‘peacock’, with the later disambiguating addition of cok ‘male bird’, hence a nickname for a vain, strutting person or for a dandy. In some cases it may be a habitational name from a house distinguished by the sign of a peacock. This surname is established in Ireland also.

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


Similar surnames: Pidcock, Acock, Pitcock, Deacon, Pecci, Pincock, Percoco, Haycock

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Peacock Family Origin

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Peacock Family Occupations

What did your Peacock ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Peacock family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peacock. The most common Peacock occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Peacock's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

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Peacock Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Peacock ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Peacock Life Expectancy

What is the average Peacock lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, Peacock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Peacock in 1940 was 29, and 75 in 2004.

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