Plock Family History

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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

Where is the Plock family from?

Plock Family Occupations

What did your Plock ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Broker

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Grocery

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Plock ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Plock Historical Records

What Plock family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Plock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Plock census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Plock

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Plock. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Plock. For the veterans among your Plock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Plock Life Expectancy

What is the average Plock lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Plock

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Plock ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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