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Wowk Name Meaning

German spelling of Ukrainian or Slovenian Vovk, a nickname from Ukrainian and Slovenian vovk ‘wolf’. Compare Wolf.

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


Similar surnames: Wolk, Low, Howk, Bok, Ronk, Monk, Yock, Waak, Wolz, Sock

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Wowk Family Origin

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Wowk Family Occupations

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Wowk Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wowk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wowk 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 Wowk. 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 Wowk. For the veterans among your Wowk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wowk Life Expectancy

What is the average Wowk lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Wowk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Wowk in 1962 was 66, and 90 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wowk 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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