Socks Name Meaning

Possibly an Anglicized or Americanized form of German and Jewish Sachs. Possibly a variant of or patronymic from English Sock, from an Old English personal name Socca, or a metonymic occupational name for a maker of slippers, from Middle English sock ‘light shoe’, ‘slipper’ (Old English socc).

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


Similar surnames: Sock, Sacks, Rock, Dock, Stock, Mock, Hock, Shock, Rocks, Bock

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Socks Family Origin

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Socks Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Bricklayer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Socks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Socks's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Socks. A less common occupation for the Socks family was Bricklayer.

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Socks Historical Records

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Socks Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Socks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Socks in 1963 was 76, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Socks

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