Croke Family History

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Croke Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly a nickname for someone with a rough voice. Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Cróc, from Old Norse Krokr.

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

Similar surnames: Crone, Cross, Croce, Grose, Crowe, Close, Cripe, Coe, Snoke, Rome

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Croke Family Origin

Where is the Croke family from?

Croke Family Occupations

What did your Croke ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Croke occupation in the UK was Agent For Insurc. 11% of Croke's were Agent For Insurcs. A less common occupation for the Croke family was Coal Miner. Agent For Insurc, Book Keeper and Bookseller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Croke.

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  • Agent For Insurc

  • Book Keeper

  • Bookseller

  • Coal Miner


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

Croke Historical Records

What Croke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Croke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Croke census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Croke

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Croke. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Croke. For the veterans among your Croke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Croke Life Expectancy

What is the average Croke lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Croke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Croke in 1952 was 38, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Croke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Croke 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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