Adcock Family History

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Adcock Name Meaning

English: from one of the many Middle English pet forms of Adam, formed with the hypocoristic suffix -cok.

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

Similar surnames: Acock, Aycock, Alcock, Haycock, Bocock, Pidcock, Hancock, Babcock

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Adcock Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Adcock name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Adcock. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Adcock Family Origin

Where is the Adcock family from?

Adcock Family Occupations

What did your Adcock ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Framework Knitter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Adcock. A less common occupation for the Adcock family was Labourer. The most common Adcock occupation in the UK was Farmer. 6% of Adcock's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Framework Knitter

  • Labourer


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

Adcock Historical Records

What Adcock family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 89,000 census records available for the last name Adcock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Adcock 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Adcock. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 16,000 military records available for the last name Adcock. For the veterans among your Adcock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Adcock Life Expectancy

What is the average Adcock lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Adcock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Adcock in 1945 was 37, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Adcock

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Adcock 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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