Yock Family History

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Yock Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of southern German Joch, a variant of Jauch.

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

Similar surnames: Yeck, Bock, Yack, Lock, Mock, Rock, Hock, Yost, Pock, Kock

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Yock Family Origin

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Yock Family Occupations

What did your Yock ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yock family was Miner. Coal Dealer, Farmer and House Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yock. The most common Yock occupation in the USA was Coal Dealer. 17% of Yock's were Coal Dealers.

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  • Coal Dealer

  • Farmer

  • House Servant

  • Miner


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

Yock Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Yock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yock 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 580 immigration records available for the last name Yock. 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 318 military records available for the last name Yock. For the veterans among your Yock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yock Life Expectancy

What is the average Yock lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Yock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Yock in 1949 was 26, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yock

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yock 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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