Yokley Family History

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Yokley Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Jöchle, from a pet form of the personal name Joachim.

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


Similar surnames: Yackley, Gockley, Boxley, Coley, Hosley, Tooley, Yousey, Bohley

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Yokley Family Origin

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Yokley Family Occupations

What did your Yokley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Yokley. The most common Yokley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 94% of Yokley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    94%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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

Yokley Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Yokley Life Expectancy

What is the average Yokley lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Yokley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Yokley in 1954 was 42, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yokley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yokley 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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