Rooke Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Rook.

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

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Rooke Family Origin

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Rooke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Miller

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farm Labor

    3%

In 1880, the most common Rooke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Rooke's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rooke family was Farm Labor. Farmer, Miller and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rooke.

Source: Census data for Rooke | Data not to scale

Rooke Historical Records

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Rooke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Rooke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Rooke in 1951 was 55, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rooke

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