Dokes Family History

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Dokes Name Meaning

Variant of English Doke.

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


Similar surnames: Doke, Dikes, Dykes, Nokes, Rokes, Vokes, Bones, Doles, Dukes, Dowe

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Dokes Family Origin

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Dokes Family Occupations

What did your Dokes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dokes. A less common occupation for the Dokes family was Keeping House. The most common Dokes occupation in the USA was Laborer. 43% of Dokes's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    43%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Dokes Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dokes Life Expectancy

What is the average Dokes lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Dokes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Dokes in 1960 was 44, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dokes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dokes 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.

Famous Dokes Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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