Darke Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Dark.

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


Similar surnames: Barke, Parke, Dark, Dalke, Dare, Larke, Darsey, Marte, Warde, Tarte

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Darke Family Origin

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Darke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    3%
  • Tailor

    3%
  • Thatcher

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Darke family was Annuitant. Farmer, Tailor and Thatcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Darke. The most common Darke occupation in the UK was Farmer. 3% of Darke's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Darke | Data not to scale

Darke Historical Records

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Darke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Darke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Darke in 1964 was 70, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Darke

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