Plock Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived on a small plot of land, from Middle English plocke ‘small piece of ground’. Americanized spelling of German Ploch. Variant of German Block.

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


Similar surnames: Lock, Plack, Block, Flock, Glock, Rock, Ploch, Plank, Stock, Poock

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Plock Family Origin

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Plock Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Broker

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Grocery

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Plock family was Grocery. Farmer, Broker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Plock. The most common Plock occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Plock's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Plock | Data not to scale

Plock Historical Records

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Plock Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Plock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Plock in 1947 was 42, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Plock

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