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Suko Name Meaning

Japanese: written apparently phonetically with characters meaning ‘necessary’ and ‘child’. The meaning is uncertain. The name is not common in Japan.

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


Similar surnames: Suto, Sako, Kuno, Seki, Suda, Kudo, Sukow, Duke, Luke, Such

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Where is the Suko family from?

You can see how Suko families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Suko family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Suko families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 5 Suko families living in Michigan. This was about 83% of all the recorded Suko's in the USA. Michigan had the highest population of Suko families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Suko surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Suko ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Suko. 55% of Suko men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Suko women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Suko were Section Foreman and Telephone Operator.

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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

  • Farmer
    55%
  • Laborer
    25%
  • Farm Laborer
    13%
  • Section Foreman
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    50%
  • Telephone Operator
    50%
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What Suko family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 711 census records available for the last name Suko. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Suko 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 124 immigration records available for the last name Suko. 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 189 military records available for the last name Suko. For the veterans among your Suko ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Suko lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Suko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Suko in 1966 was 63, and 90 in 2004.

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