Stoakes Family History

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Stoakes Name Meaning

English: variant of Stokes.

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

Similar surnames: Stokes, Stukes, Stoken, Stones, Straker, Oakes, Stocks, Speakes

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Stoakes Family Origin

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Stoakes Family Occupations

What did your Stoakes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stoakes. The most common Stoakes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Stoakes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stoakes family was Agent B & S-W. Ry.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Agent B & S-W. Ry


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

Stoakes Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Stoakes. 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 Stoakes. For the veterans among your Stoakes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stoakes Life Expectancy

What is the average Stoakes lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Stoakes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Stoakes in 1955 was 67, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stoakes 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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