Stokey Family History

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Stokey Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a minor place such as Stockey in Meeth, Devon, named from Old English stocc ‘stump’ + (ge)hæg ‘enclosure’, or a topographic name with the same meaning.

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

Similar surnames: Stoke, Stoney, Stoken, Sankey, Stoker, Stone, Stockley, Storey

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Stokey Family Origin

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Stokey Family Occupations

What did your Stokey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stokey. The most common Stokey occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 10% of Stokey's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Stokey family was Bookkeeper.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Bookkeeper


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

Stokey Historical Records

What Stokey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Stokey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stokey 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 218 immigration records available for the last name Stokey. 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 591 military records available for the last name Stokey. For the veterans among your Stokey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stokey Life Expectancy

What is the average Stokey lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Stokey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Stokey in 1962 was 82, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stokey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stokey 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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