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Suk Family History

Suk Name Meaning

Czech: from suk ‘knot’, ‘knar’, a nickname for a powerful, unyielding man or a stubborn, awkward one. Korean: variant of Sok (see Sok).

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


Similar surnames: Sok, Suh, Sur, Kuk, Sun, Sas, Su, Saur, Tak, Rud

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Where is the Suk family from?

You can see how Suk families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Suk family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Suk families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 7 Suk families living in Iowa. This was about 54% of all the recorded Suk's in USA. Iowa had the highest population of Suk families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Suk surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Suk ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Suk. 34% of Suk men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Suk women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Suk were Machinist and Bookkeeper. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    34%
  • Farmer
    17%
  • Painter
    9%
  • Machinist
    9%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
    25%
  • Housework
    25%
  • Salesman
    25%
  • Bookkeeper
    25%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Suk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Suk census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 918 immigration records available for the last name Suk. 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 Cards

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

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What is the average Suk lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Suk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Suk in 1963 was 78, and 85 in 2004.

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