Walk Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Walko. German: occupational name, a variant of Walke.

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


Similar surnames: Falk, Wack, Wall, Walke, Wank, Balk, Wilk, Walt, Kalk, Wald

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Walk Family Origin

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Walk Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walk. A less common occupation for the Walk family was Farm Laborer. The most common Walk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Walk's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Walk | Data not to scale

Walk Historical Records

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Walk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Walk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Walk in 1948 was 42, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Walk

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